Ogham: An Irish Alphabet by Cristoir M. Fhearaigh, Tim Stampton

Ogham: An Irish Alphabet Author: Cristoir M. Fhearaigh, Tim Stampton
eBook Title: Ogham: An Irish Alphabet
ISBN10: 0781806658
ISBN13: 978-0781806657
Language: English
Publisher: Hippocrene Books; Reprint edition (November 1, 1998)
Category: Reference
Subcategory: Foreign Language Study & Reference
Size ePub vers.: 1741 kb
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The form of Irish known as Ogham was established as a medium of written communication by the fourth century AD. Ogham is believed to have been influenced by the Latin alphabet and consists of twenty letters carved along a vertical line, for example along the edge of a standing stone. This book is a bilingual explanation and illustrated representation of the Ogham alphabet.