Die Entstehung der Schrift, die verschiedenen Schriftsysteme und das Schrifttum der nicht alfabetarisch schreibenden Völker

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In Commission bei T.D. Weigel, 1877 - Writing - 807 pages
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Page 163 - ... writing we may call it, to help them to remember songs and charms. Each verse of a song is concentrated into a little picture, the sight of which recalls the words to one who has once learned it. A drawing of a little man, with four marks on his legs and two on his breast, recalls the adverse charm, ' Two days must you fast, my friend, four days must you sit stilL...
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