Rare books and manuscripts put on show at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair

Abu Dhabi, March 3rd, 2010 The exhibition of “rare books and manuscripts,” which includes books, maps and signatures dating back to seven centuries around the world, is being held at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, which started yesterday.

The committee of “Kitab” company, which has organized the exhibition, first of its kind in the Arab world said that the exhibition includes a number of rare ancient books that can not be found at any library, pointing out that the most famous International artifacts dealers brought with them masterpieces of European and Arab culture to UAE.