Publisher: TDIC (Tourism, Development and Investment Company), Abu Dhabi;
Date of Publication: 2008
Stock Code: 5469
REVISED & EXPANDED EDITION. Large quarto, pp 400. Illustrated in colour throughout. Pictorial paper-covered boards with matching pictorial dust-jacket. Gold endpapers. Minor creasing at tail of spine; no annotation or inscriptions. Jacket lightly spine sunned with a little creasing top edge. A Very Good copy in like jacket.
Lavish Catalogue for an Exhibition in Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, comprising over 500 objects including a number previously never exhibited before, covering the history of Islamic art from beginnings in the seventh century up to publication. Subject matter includes ceramics, metalwork, glass, jewellery and manuscripts. Heavyweight - additional postage costs may be requested for overseas delivery.