Extinct languages / Johannes Friedrich.

; Gaynor, Frank, 1911- translator
New York : Philosophical Library, [1957] .

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Standard Title Entzifferung verschollener Schriften und Sprachen. English
Other Authors Gaynor, Frank, 1911-
Subjects Alphabet.
Alter Orient.
Schrift.
Writing -- History.
Writing.
Description 182 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Copyright Date [1957]
©1957
Notes Translated from the original German by Frank Gaynor.
Translation of Entzifferung verschollener Schriften und Sprachen.
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Summary Study of the history and methods of decipherment of Egyptian hieroglyphics and the cuneiform writing of a number of scripts and languages of the ancient world.
Contents pt. 1. The three great decipherments in the study of the ancient Orient. The Egyptian hieroglyphics ; Cuneiform writing ; The Hittite hieroglyphic writing -- part 2. The decipherment and study of the other scripts and languages of the world -- The decipherment of other unknown scripts and languages -- The decipherment of other unknown scripts -- The translation of other unknown languages -- part 3. Principles of the methodology of the decipherment of extinct scripts and languages -- part 4. A few examples of undeciphered scripts. The Sinaitic script ; The Cretan-Minoan script ; The Carian script ; The Indus Valley script.
Genre History.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)592594
(OCoLC)ocm00592594
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WorldCat Identities Friedrich, Johannes, 1893-1972.
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