Arab Culture and Ottoman Magnificence in Antwerp's Golden Age
Topics: Amsterdam as the commercial metropolis of the world; early travel accounts; the scholar traveller; Gabriel d'Aramon; Habsburg envoys; Guillaume Postel; Arab science in Europe; Antwerp Polyglot Bible; Benito Arias Montano; Andreas Masius; Franciscus Raphelengius and his manuscripts; Arabic typography and philology; etc. Bibliography and index.
Publisher: The Arcadian Library; Oxford University Press
Date Published: 2001
Place Published: n/a
Condition: Near fine
Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: Fine
Details: 134 p. 33 cm. Mainly colour illustrations. Red cloth hardcover in pictorial dustjacket.