The Book of Hebrew Script: History, Palaeography, Script Styles, Calligraphy & Design


Author: Ada Yardeni
Publisher: Carta Jerusalem
ISBN: 9789652203694
Format: Hardback
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The history and evolution of the Hebrew Script as told by the foremost expert in the field. The Book of Hebrew Script signifies a new phase in the study of the Hebrew letters. In addition to a comprehensive historical survey of the evolution of the Hebrew script and its various styles, the author presents the basic rules of Hebrew palaeography, and a method for analyzing letter-forms, as well as instructions for Hebrew calligraphy and the design of Hebrew letters, inscriptions and typefaces. This book is the perfect manual and source of information for scholars and laymen alike.


Ada Yardeni