The Resource The early alphabet, John F. Healey

The early alphabet, John F. Healey

Label
The early alphabet
Title
The early alphabet
Statement of responsibility
John F. Healey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this generously illustrated book, John Healey outlines the basic principles of the early alphabet and describes the first attempts at alphabetic writing in the Semitic languages
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Healey, John F
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
P211
LC item number
.H44x 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alphabet
  • Writing
  • Alphabet
  • Écriture
  • Alphabet
  • Writing
  • Schrift
  • Alphabet
  • Écriture
  • Alphabet.
Label
The early alphabet, John F. Healey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Script, language and the alphabetic principle -- First attempts at alphabetic writing -- Consolidation of the alphabet and export to the West -- Alphabetic scripts in the Late Antique Middle East -- Towards the Arabic alphabet -- Examples of letters -- Excursus: use of the alphabet for numerals -- Summary and conclusions
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780520073098
Lccn
90040443
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)21910220
Label
The early alphabet, John F. Healey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Script, language and the alphabetic principle -- First attempts at alphabetic writing -- Consolidation of the alphabet and export to the West -- Alphabetic scripts in the Late Antique Middle East -- Towards the Arabic alphabet -- Examples of letters -- Excursus: use of the alphabet for numerals -- Summary and conclusions
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780520073098
Lccn
90040443
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)21910220

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