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  • Paperback: 64 pages
  • Publisher: A & C Black Publishers Ltd (30 May 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 071366715X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0713667158
  • Product Dimensions: 18.9 x 0.9 x 26.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 221,535 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Tom Gourdie was one of the leading British calligraphers for many years. He wrote many books on lettering and calligraphy over the years, and this book has been a standard in the field for more than three decades.


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This the clearest book I've seen for explaining and showing how to form the various letters of each script style. I am fairly new to calligraphy, but felt a great deal more confident using this as a guide.
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a very useful book for teaching new Calligraphers in my class
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An excellent guide for the complete novice like myself.
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Lovely book , love the history in it as well
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got it in no time as it was for a birthday prezzie for a m9 year old and she loves it .and now doing all the writing in this letters now
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A very simple to follow book. It was a present for my granddaughter 11years old who has just started Calligraphy.
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Very In depth and some lovely demonstrations in there as well can't wait to get started!!
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Can't really go wrong with this book!
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