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1. Calligraphy in the Arab World

Through the spread of the Arab people a new language and alphabet found their way to a large area of the wo…

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Waley, M. I., Semsar, Mohammad Hassan, Tehrani, Hamid, Afsari, Hamid Rez, Abbas, Najam and Harris, Russell, “Calligraphy”, in: Encyclopaedia Islamica, Editors-in-Chief: Wilferd Madelung and, Farhad Daftary. Consulted online on 27 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-9831_isla_COM_05000067>

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