Sign, Symbol and Script; An Account of Man's Efforts to Write

By: Jensen, Hans

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Very nice, clean copy. No names or writing. Small bit of wear to upper front corner. Most handsome in brand new mylar cover. Has not been price-clipped. Originally published in Germany in 1935. This is the first American edition, but is also the third revised overall. Discusses in great depth man's evolution toward the written word as we know it. Contains more than 600 tables, pictures and specimens of script drawn from all types of inscriptions, including tombs, precious objects, manuscripts. documents and graffiti. The author incorporates the scholarship of generations of researchers. 613 pages.

Title: Sign, Symbol and Script; An Account of Man's Efforts to Write

Author Name: Jensen, Hans

Categories: Language/Communication,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam: 1969

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 17286K

Keywords: Language. Writing