The Book of Hebrew Script


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Retail: $69.95
Size: 5.25 x 12 inches
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 364
Pub Date: 2002
ISBN: 9789652208118
ISBN-13: 9789652208118
Item Number: 567373
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The Book of Hebrew Script explains the history and evolution of the Hebrew script as told by Ada Yardeni, the foremost expert in the field. This landmark work constitutes a new phase in the study of Hebrew palaeography. In addition to a comprehensive historical survey of the evolution of the Hebrew script and its various styles, Ada Yardeni 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.