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89Re: [elfscript] The runes of The Hobbit.

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  • Michael Everson
    Nov 4, 2000
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      Ar 17:39 +0100 2000-11-03, scríobh Vicentini Emanuele:
      >Greetings,
      >
      >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.

      My point was that you can't really talk about a "Hobbit mode" because the
      script being used isn't Cirth. In Unicode we have already encoded the
      Runes, but we have not yet encoded the Cirth.

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