Print Documents - Calligraphy
These are books, handbooks, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and journals that can be found on the topic of calligraphy.
Calderhead, C., Cohen, H. (2011). The world encyclopedia of Calligraphy: The ultimate compendium on the art of fine writing - history, craft, technique. Philadelphia, PA: Sterling Publishing.
This reference book features dozens of scripts and information applicable to beginners and experienced calligraphers alike.
Folsom, R. (1990). The calligraphers’ dictionary. New York, NY: Thames and Hudson.
Yi, Y., Xiong, M. (2008). The beginner’s guide to Chinese calligraphy: An introduction to Kaishu (standard script). New York, NY: Better Link Press.
This is an introductory book to Chinese calligraphy that focuses on one specific script.
Knight, S. (1998). Historical scripts: From classical times to the Renaissance. New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press.
Letter Arts Review. (1982). Quarterly.
This is a professional journal focusing on calligraphic arts. It is well-known internationally as one of the preeminent calligraphy journals.
Writing Matters. (2000). Quarterly.
The Art of Calligraphy. (2002). Weekly.
Shuhua Yishu. (1990). Bi-Monthly.
ISSN: 1004-4809 (in English)
Zhongguo Gangbi Shufa. (1987). Monthly.
ISSN: 1007-2942 (in Chinese)