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Re: Circumflexes in the Book of Mazarbul?

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  • Dan Smith
    ... The circumflex is used in: _Letters by J.R.R.Tolkien_ (1981), page 132, Letter to Hugh Brogan - top inscription Houghton Mifflin, 1981 / ISBN
    Message 1 of 2 , Feb 5, 2001
      At 11:25 PM 2/5/01 +0100, Vicentini Emanuele wrote:
      > In the Book pages made by Tolkien there's and under-bar used to
      >"double" some runes (even if there are more specific runes for those
      >particular sounds, but now that doesn't matter); from Mr. Smith's docs I
      >got the news that there's also a "circumflex" in the Book, but up to now I
      >haven't found it. Could anyone be so kind to point me to the right page?

      The "circumflex" is used in:
      _Letters by J.R.R.Tolkien_ (1981), page 132,
      Letter to Hugh Brogan - top inscription
      Houghton Mifflin, 1981 / ISBN 0-395-31555-7
      and
      _The Treason of Isengard_ (1989), page 464
      Dwarf runes for writing English (phonetic)
      Houghton Mifflin, 1981 / ISBN 0-395-51562-9
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