Mary Beardwood spent many years teaching in Arabia, and in 2000 published The Children’s Ency­clopae­dia of Arabia (later revised and reissued as The Illus­trated Ency­clopae­dia of Arabia). During this time she became fas­ci­nated by Islamic Art and in 2005 took a study course at the British Museum while building up her own library of works on the subject. To purchase your book please click on the link: