Recommended Calligraphy Books

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Lesley . . . can firmly recommend all these books for the keen calligrapher - but please remember the point of us providing these suggestions is to get more suggestions back from yourselves!

There may be nothing startlingly original in this list, but I hope it will be of interest to you. If you have any favourite titles which are not on this list, please send your ideas via the guest-book form or e-mail!

Historical ScriptsStan Knight
Calligraphy Made EasyGaynor Goffe
Calligraphy - the Rhythm of WritingSatwinder Sehmi
Step-by-Step CalligraphySusan Hufton
Calligrapher's Handbook Heather Child (Ed.)
Calligraphy MasterClassPeter Halliday (Ed.)
Calligraphy - Inspiration, Innovation, Communication David Harris
A Book of Formal ScriptsJohn Woodcock
Experiments with CalligraphyMargaret Daubney
Layout & Design for CalligraphersAlan Furber
Little Manual Of CalligraphyCharles Pearce
Pen LetteringAnn Camp
The Art of Colour CalligraphyMary Noble
Advanced Calligraphy TechniquesDiana Hoare
Art Of Illuminated LettersTimothy Noad
Calligrapher's Project BookSusanne Haines
Calligraphy Source BookMiriam Stribley
Encyclopaedia Of Calligraphy TechniquesDiana Hardy Wilson
Enrich Your CalligraphyDiana Hardy Wilson
Illumination - Source Book for Modern CalligraphersChristopher Jarman
CalligraphyMichael Gullick
Capitals for CalligraphyMargaret Shepherd
Celtic AlphabetsAidan Meehan
Celtic Initials & AlphabetsCourtney Davis
Celtic OrnamentCourtney Davis
Lindisfarne GospelsJanet Backhouse
The Book of KellsPeter Brown
The Book of KellsBernard Meehan
More Than Fine Writing - Life of Irene WellingtonHeather Child
Painting for CalligraphersMarie Angel
Colour CalligraphyDavid Graham
Creative CalligraphyRachel Yallop
Decorative Alphabets Throughout the AgesPat Russell
Illuminated AlphabetsPatricia Carter
Illuminated CalligraphyPatricia Carter
Art of Calligraphy, West Europe/AmericaJoyce Irene Whalley
Medieval CalligraphyMarc Drogin

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