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87Re: [elfscript] The runes of The Hobbit.

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  • Vicentini Emanuele
    Nov 3, 2000

      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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