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New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1957. Translated from the French by Naomi Walford. With an introduction and bibliography by Peter Charanis. Illustrated. xviii + 366pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper chipped. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1957. A very good copy in a very good (-) dust wrapper.
Berlin: Akademische, 1917. Illustrated with 5 mounted plates (2 color), and 288 in-text images. 218pp of text in German. Slim 4to, gilt and black-stamped decorative blue cloth. Berlin-Neubabelsberg: Athenaion, (1917). Fragile pages are a bit yellowed and the front paper hinge is tender, but still a very good copy with the small ownership signature of art historian Meyer Schapiro. History of Islamic art. From Handbuch der Kunstwissenschaft, "one of the most scholarly series... written by recognized authorities". Chamberlin 444. Lucas.....
London: Thames & Hudson, 1962. Illus. 8vo, green cloth, d.w. chipped and lightly soiled, a few pencil marks in margins. London: Thames and Hudson, (1962). History of the development of scripts in the Middle East and China. Also traces the development of the alphabet from the Middle East to Greek and Latin.