87Re: [elfscript] The runes of The Hobbit.
- Nov 3, 2000Greetings,
On Fri, 3 Nov 2000, Michael Everson wrote:
> The runes in the Hobbit are Anglo-Saxon runes. They are not Cirth.
I didn't have any doubt about them being Anglo-Saxon (based)
runes. My post concerned another thing: the use of that under-dot in
Tolkien's script and nothing more.
"He loved maps, as I have told you before; and he also
liked runes and letters and cunning handwriting..."
-- J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit
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