Islam

The Image of The Word, A Study of Quranic Verses In Islamic Architecture. ( TWO VOLUMES).

$80

Author:

Dodd, Erica Cruikshank & Shereen Khairallah.

Publisher:

American university of Beirut

Publisher City:

Beirut

Year:

1981

Edition:

First Edition

ISBN:

9780815660613

Weight:

2000 g

Dimensions:

28*22

Reference ID:

20683

Quantity:

1

Keyword:

ISLAMIC ART, ARABIC CALLIGRAPHY, ERICA DODD, ARCHITECTURE,

Vol. I: Text and Photographs - vi 91 pp, frontispiece, photos. Vol. II: Indexes - x 325 pp; biblio. Hard Back edition in dust wrappers. Set in Mint condition, new.
In Islam, God is revealed through the "Word", the Koran, and it is this "Word" that is the foundation of all Moslem artistic expression. 'The Image of the Word' presents this approach in two volumes: Vol. I presents the arguments and conclusions drawn from the Indexes in Volume II, the latter which presents the documentation for the arguments.