The Alphabet Abecedarium

The Alphabet Abecedarium

Some Notes on Letters

Book - 1993
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From publisher's description: "Drawing from mythology, cosmology, history, the Bible, literature, and esoteric and conventional sources, this nook takes the reader on a tour of each of the twenty-six letters that comprise one of civilization's greatest inventions, the Roman alphabet. In chapters that are descriptive, illustrative, and diverse, we are shown the history and development of every letter, how its shape evolved, how its characteristics were encoded, and how its history, attributes, and meanings were reflected in myth, literature, science, and religion."
Publisher: Boston : D.A. Godine, 1993
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780879239879
Characteristics: xi, 307 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Some notes on letters


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