Manchester: University Press (1971), 1971. Third printing. Hardcover. 8vo. , vii-xvi,124, , xxiv (pages of plates), pp. Green cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of £1.80 net on the front flap of the dust jacket. Illustrated with twenty-four black and white photograph plates of Dark Age artifacts and runic inscriptions from Scandinavia and Great Britain. A study of Anglo-Saxon runes, which were far fewer in number than rune inscriptions remaining in Scandinavia from the sixth century A.D. and onward. Elliott's book also gives context to a Europe which was shifting from Pagan beliefs to the Christian religion. Very Good / Very Good+. Item #00009359
A Very Good book with light foxing to the boards and a name on the free front endpaper; dust jacket is Very Good+ with light edge wear and toning to the spine panel.