This book is intended to serve as an introduction to the study of runes in general and of English runic inscriptions in particular.
Descrizione libro Manchester University Press, 1980. Paperback. Condizione libro: Acceptable. A slight tan/small marks to the page edges. Previous owners name inside front page. Acceptable: a readable copy. All pages and the cover are intact (dust cover may be missing). Pages can include considerable notes--in pen or highlighter--but notes cannot obscure the text. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Codice libro della libreria mon0007420167
Descrizione libro Manchester University Press, 1980. Condizione libro: Fair. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has soft covers. With usual stamps and markings, In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Codice libro della libreria 6034922
Descrizione libro Manchester University Press, 1980. Condizione libro: Good. Various (illustratore). First Edition. First p/b edition. 21.5 x 13.5cm. 124 pages followed by 24 b/w plates. b/w maps, charts. An introduction to the study of runes in general and of English runic inscriptions in particular. Designed for the beginner. Professor Elliott traces the origin of runic writing, runes in northern Europe and England and their names and uses. Condition: Cover creases + wear on spine and corners. Page corner curl. o/p owner info in pencil. It appears that this owner, going by the opening pencil writing has for some reason acted as a book critic throughout this book. Obviously with some academic knowledge the book is peppered with pencil and biro annotations. I have left these untouched as it adds to an interesting counter argument of the book. Binding firm, good colour, GC. overall. Paperback. Codice libro della libreria 004830