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The Resource The calligrapher's secret, by Rafik Schami ; translated by Anthea Bell

The calligrapher's secret, by Rafik Schami ; translated by Anthea Bell

Label
The calligrapher's secret
Title
The calligrapher's secret
Statement of responsibility
by Rafik Schami ; translated by Anthea Bell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Even as a young man, Hamid Farsi is acclaimed as a master of the art of calligraphy. But, as time goes by, he sees that weaknesses in the Arabic language and its script limit its uses in the modern world. In a secret society, he works out schemes for radical reform, never guessing what risks he is running
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1946-
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Schami, Rafik
Dewey number
  • 833.9'14
  • 833.914
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the German
Literary form
novels
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  • Calligraphers
  • Arabic language
  • Spouses
  • Adultery
Label
The calligrapher's secret, by Rafik Schami ; translated by Anthea Bell
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
9781906697280
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
450 p.
Isbn
9781906697280
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The calligrapher's secret, by Rafik Schami ; translated by Anthea Bell
Publication
Control code
9781906697280
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
450 p.
Isbn
9781906697280
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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