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A Practical Guide to the Runes
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A Practical Guide to the Runes
Their Uses in Divination and Magic

By: Lisa Peschel
Imprint: Llewellyn
Specs: Trade Paperback | 9780875425931
English  |  192 pages | 4 x 7 x 1 IN
mass market, illus.
Pub Date: January 1989
Price: $7.99 US,  $8.95 CAN
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EIHWAZ the yew, URUZ the wild ox, KENAZ the hearth fire. Created by the Nordic and Germanic tribes of northern Europe, the runes began as a magickal system of pictographs representing the forces and objects in nature.

This guidebook will help you discover the oracular nature of the runes and how to use them as a magickal tool for insight, protection, and luck. Practical and concise, this book includes:

  • Complete descriptions of the twenty-four runes of the Elder Futhark, plus WYRD, the blank rune
  • The differences between bindrunes and runescripts
  • Four rune layouts and detailed rune interpretations, including reversed position meanings
  • How to carve runes and create talismans
  • Meanings and uses of the runes in magick
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