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A Practical Guide to the Runes: Their Uses in Divination and Magick (1989)

by Lisa Peschel

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I used this book to help me learn to read runes. It's well organized and provides plenty of information to get a good feel about how to do this form of divination. I can't compare it to other books on how to read runes, since I don't think I've ever seen one. ( )
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This book is dedicated with love and gratitude to Cal and Becky Neal, without whose support and caring above and beyond the call of duty, it could never have seen print at all, and most especially to my son Dylan MacLir, who made it all possible.
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The runic system was in use by the Nordic and Germanic tribes of Northern Europe for both secular and religious purposes.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0875425933, Paperback)

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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