Letters of Light
J. R. Osborn Harvard University Press, 2017 Library of Congress PJ6123.O83 2017 | Dewey Decimal 492.71109
Arabic script is one of the world’s most widely used writing systems, for Arabic and non-Arabic languages alike. J. R. Osborn traces its evolution from the earliest inscriptions to digital fonts, from calligraphy to print and beyond. Students of communication, contemporary practitioners, and historians will find this narrative enlightening.