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Arabic typography : a comprehensive sourcebook
H. AbiFarès
Published 2001
Art
This is a comprehensive study, and practical reference, of Arabic letterforms and styles beginning with a concise historical overview of the development of Arabic typography through to modern designs… Expand
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