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10 edition of The early alphabet found in the catalog.

The early alphabet

by John F. Healey

  • 89 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press, British Museum in Berkeley, [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alphabet -- History,
  • Writing -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index.

    StatementJohn F. Healey.
    SeriesReading the past ;, v. 9
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ11 .H44 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1879973M
    ISBN 100520073096
    LC Control Number90040443

    But in years gone by, alphabet books were a big thing, and the subject matter ranged from military, to transportation, sports, royalty, hunting and more. Many of these alphabet books to teach the ABCs have become sought after and collectible. Enjoy some of the most beautiful old alphabet books .   In its early years, there were many variants of the Greek alphabet, a situation which caused many different alphabets to evolve from it. The Cumae form of the Greek alphabet was carried over by Greek colonists from Euboea to the Italian peninsula, where it gave rise to a variety of alphabets used to inscribe the Italic : Jan Van Der Crabben.

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