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Calligraphy

Calligraphy

Calligraphy

by Margaret Daubney

- clear step-by-step instructions for the beginner, and a useful reference book and source of ideas for the more experienced calligrapher.

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The Art of Calligraphy: Mastering Techniques Through Practical Projects

The Art of Calligraphy: Mastering Techniques Through Practical Projects

by John Smith

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Step-by-step Calligraphy

Step-by-step Calligraphy

by Sue Hufton

- a beginner's guide to calligraphy with 15 step-by-step projects to help you master the techniques.

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Collins Calligrapher's Companion

Collins Calligrapher's Companion

by Mary Noble & Janet Mehigan

- a comprehensive and practical guide to all aspects of calligraphy.

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Writing & Illuminating & Lettering

Writing & Illuminating & Lettering

by Edward Johnston

- a valuable reference work for experienced calligraphers.

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Mastering Copperplate Calligraphy: A Step-by-Step Manual

Mastering Copperplate Calligraphy: A Step-by-Step Manual

by Eleanor Winters

- a comprehensive introduction to the art of copperplate calligraphy.

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A History of Illuminated Manuscripts

A History of Illuminated Manuscripts

by Christopher De Hamel

- an introduction to the making of books, from the Dark Ages to the invention of printing and beyond.

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The Splendour of Islamic Calligraphy

The Splendour of Islamic Calligraphy

by Abdelkebir Khatibi & Mohammed Sijetmassi

- an introduction to Arabic calligraphy, its history and its role in architecture, sculpture, ceramics and paintings. Richly illustrated.

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Arabic Calligraphy: Naskh Style for Beginners

Arabic Calligraphy: Naskh Style for Beginners

by Mustafa Ja'far

- an introduction to the Naskh style of Arabic calligraphy, which was developed during the 8th century AD.

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Chinese Calligraphy: An Introduction to Its Aesthetic and Technique

Chinese Calligraphy: An Introduction to Its Aesthetic and Technique

by Chiang Yee

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The Art of Chinese Calligraphy

The Art of Chinese Calligraphy

by Jean Long

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Celtic Design: Illuminated Letters

Celtic Design: Illuminated Letters

Aidan Meehan

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