The Meaning of Islamic Art (2 Vols. Set)
Professor Aziz explores and its special place in Islamic calligraphy civilization and culture of Islamic art with consummate skill without completely neglecting the role of time in their development and evolution. Aziz emerges as a major art historian and critic. The author has spent 20 years in preparing this study, and for his facts and insights he has gone not only to Islamic religious texts, philosophy, theology, psychology and eschatology but also to the values and traditions of other faiths and civilizations.