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Calligraphy and Islamic Culture

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Four transcripted lectures (1981-82) on Islamic calligraphic traditions, covering history, the role of calligraphy artists, religious relevance, and poetic significance. Fully illustrated with both black and white and color plates.
Hardcover, 264 pages
Published January 1st 1984 by New York University Press (first published January 1st 1381)
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(Arabic: آنا ماري شيمل)

was a well known and very influential German Orientalist and scholar, who wrote extensively on Islam and Sufism. She was a professor at Harvard University from 1967 to 1992.
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مستشرقة المانية ولدت في مدينة إرفورت بوسط ألمانيا لعائلة بروتستانتية تنتمي إلى الطبقة الوسطى..في عام 1939 نزحت مع الأسرة إلى برلين وفيها بدأت دراستها الجامعية للأستشراق. وبعد عام واحد بدأت العمل على رس
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