THE TYPOGRAPHY OF SYRIAC: A HISTORICAL CATALOGUE OF PRINTING TYPES, 1537-1958. J. F. Coakley.
... dialect of
the ancient Aramaic language, has a remarkable Christian literature spanning a thousand years from the fourth to the thirteenth century, including important versions of
the Bible. It remains the liturgical language of
... documents, type-specimens, and the often scattered evidence of
the print itself. The Typography of
Syriac will be of
interest not only to scholars of
Middle Eastern languages and scripts but also to all ...