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In Orkney, Shetland and the Scottish Islands, in Ireland, the Isle of Man and above all in Scandinavia, travelers still come upon great memorial stones, inscribed with the curious angular alphabet called runes. This is the story of these inscriptions from the earliest Continental carvings of the late second century A.D. through to the Viking age.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520061149
Author:
Page, R. I.
Publisher:
University of California Press
Location:
Berkeley, CA :
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Linguistics
Subject:
Archaeology
Subject:
Divination
Subject:
Graphic Arts
Subject:
Runes
Subject:
Inscriptions, Runic
Subject:
Divination - General
Subject:
Inscriptions, Runic -- Great Britain.
Subject:
Inscriptions, Runic -- Scandinavia.
Subject:
Linguistics - General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Reading the Past
Series Volume:
4
Publication Date:
19870631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
9.5 x 6.75 x 0.25 in 6 oz

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