Selected Bibliography

Egypt: From Alexander to the Copts: An Archaelogical and Historical Guide. Edited by Roger S. Bagnall & Dominic W. Rathbone. London: The British Museum Press, 2004. 

Bayani, Manijeh, Anna Contadini and Tim Stanley. The Decorated Word: Qur'ans of the 17th to 19th Centuries. London: Nour Foundation in association with Azimuth Editions and Oxford University Press, 1999. (The Nasser D. Khalili Collection of Islamic Art, vol.4 pt.1).

Birnbaum, Eleazar. "The Michigan Codex: An Important Bible Manuscript Discovered in the University of Michigan Library." Vetus Testamentum 17, no. 4 (1967): 373-415.

Blair, Sheila. Islamic Calligraphy. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2006.

De Hamel, C. The Book. A History of the Bible. London; New York, Phaidon, 2001.

Derman, M. Uğur. Letters in Gold: Ottoman Calligraphy from the Sakıp Sabancı Collection, Istanbul. New York: Metropolitian Museum of Art, 1998.

Déroche, François. Les manuscrits du coran. Aux origines de la calligraphie coranique. Catalogue des manuscrits arabes. Deuxième partie: manuscrits musulmans, Tome I, 1. Paris: Bibliothèque Nationale, 1983.

——— . The Abbasid Tradition: Qur'ans of the 8th to 10th Centuries. London: Nour Foundation in association with Azimuth Editions and Oxford University Press, 1992. (The Nasser D. Khalili Collection of Islamic Art, vol. 1).

——— . "Written Transmission." In The Blackwell Companion to the Qur'ān, edited by Andrew Rippin (Oxford: Blackwell, 2006): 172-186.

George, Alain. The Rise of Islamic Calligraphy. London: Saqi, 2010.

Haldane, Duncan. “Qur’ans from the Library of the Institute of Ismaili Studies.” In Word of God, Art of Man: the Qur'an and Its Creative Expressions, Selected Proceedings from the International Colloquium, London, 18-21 October 2003, edited by Fahmida Suleman (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007): 51-68.

James, David. Qurʾāns of the Mamlūks. London: Thames and Hudson, 1988.

Kavrus-Hoffmann, Nadezhda. Catalogue of Greek Manuscripts at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor (with the collaboration of Pablo Alvarez). Vol. 1. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press (forthcoming: January 2021).

Treasures in Heaven: Armenian Illuminated Manuscripts. Edited by Thomas F. Mathews & Roger Wieck. New York; Princeton, N.J.: Pierpont Morgan Library; Princeton University Press, 1994. 

Pérez Martín, I. “El ‘Estilo Hodegos’ y su proyección en las escrituras constantinopolitanas.” In Πρακτικά του ϛʹ Διεθνούς Συμποσίου Ελληνικής Παλαιογραφίας (Δραμα, 21–27 Σεπτεμβρίου 2003)/Actes du VIe Colloque International de Paléographie Grecque (Drama, 21–27 septembre 2003), edited by B. Atsalos and N. Tsirone, 1:71–130. Athens: Ελληνική Εταιρεία Βιβλιοδεσίας, 2008.

Form and Function in the Late Medieval Bible. Edited by Eyal Poleg & Laura Light. Library of the Written World 27; The Manuscript World 4. Leiden: Brill, 2013.

Mansour, Nassar. Sacred Script: Muhaqqaq in Islamic Calligraphy. London: I.B. Tauris, 2011. 

Nelson, R. S. “The Manuscripts of Antonios Malakes and the Collecting and Appreciation of Illuminated Books in the Early Palaeologan Period.” Jahrbuch der Österreichischen Byzantinistik 36 (1986): 229–254.

Sacred: Books of the Three Faiths: Judaism, Christianity, Islam. Edited by John Reeve. London: The British Library, 2007.

Safwat, Nabil. Golden Pages: Qur'ans and Other Manuscripts from the Collection of Ghassan I. Shaker. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000.

Smalley, B. The Study of the Bible in the Middle Ages. 3rd ed. Oxford: Blackwell, 1983.

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