Journal of Ottoman Calligraphy

Lectures & Editorials on Calligraphy

IRCICA LIBRARY in Istanbul

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Foundde in 1980, the library is affiliated with the Organization ıf Islamic Conference. The library functions as a reference library for IRCICA, the Research Center for Islamic History, Art and Culture, an organisation which undertakes various activities concerned with the heritage of the Islamic world, including resarch, publishing, and informational services. Located in the historical building of the Seyir Köşk (Pavilion)in the Yıldız Palace, the library holds a collection of works primarily concerned with Islamic history culture, and society. Its collection consists of 400,000 printed books, as well as manuscripts, unpublished doctoral theses, atlases, maps, and periodicals.

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March 26, 2007 at 1:30 pm

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  1. I´m looking for old plans of the Central Bosnian city of JAJCE. There are no plans available in Vienna, Austria, and those in Sarajevo seem to be destroyed during the last war. Some Bosnians want to rebuild an old gate in Jajce and they need the plans dating back to the time of the Ottoman rule in Bosnia. Maybe you could give me an hint. I would appreciate that very much!!
    Greetings from Vienna, Austria
    Michael Laske

    Michael Laske

    April 12, 2010 at 12:44 pm


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