Illuminating Objects


On display from 6 November 2013



Andrews, Walter G. and Mehmet Kalpakli (2005). The Age of the Beloved: Love and the Beloved in Early Modern Ottoman and European Culture and Society (USA:Duke University Press Books)

Andrews, Walter G., Najaat Black and  Mehmet Kalpakli (2006). Ottoman Lyric Poetry: An Anthology (University of Washington Press)

Atasoy, Nurhan and Julian Raby (1989). Iznik: The Pottery of Ottoman Turkey (London: Alexandria Press)

Dash, Mike (2001). Tulipomania: The Story of the World's Most Coveted Flower & the Extraordinary Passions It Aroused. (New York: Three Rivers Press).

Faroqhi, Suraiya ( 2009 ). Artisans of Empire: Crafts and Craftspeople Under the Ottomans (London:I.B.Tauris & Co. Ltd)

Rumi, Jalal Al-Din (c.1273 ). Rumi The Mesnavi: Book One. (trans.) Jawid Mojaddedi. New York: Oxford University Press Inc. 2004.

James, David (1974). Isalmic Art: An Introduction (London: The Hamlyn Publishing Group)

Piotrovsky, Mikhail B and (ed.) Vrieze, John (2000). Art of Islam: Heavenly Art, Earthly Beauty. Amsterdam: Lund Humphries Publishers)

Renard, John (2009). The A to Z of Sufism. (Plymouth: The Scarecrow Press, Inc.)

The Life and Letters of  Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq. (eds. and trans.) Foster, Charles Thornton and F.H. Blackburne Daniell  (New York: Cambridge University Press) Vol.1, Letter I, p. 107-110`

Travels in the Levant: The Observations of Pierre Belon du Mans (1553). (ed.) Merle, Alexandra. (trans.) Hogarth, James (UK: Harding Simpole). Chapter 51,  p. 469