New York: Cross River Press, (1992),
Revised Edition. quarto, wrappers. 236pp. Cross River Press, Item #10761
Extensively illustrated. The text traces chronologically and geographically all the major scripts that have contributed to writing's development. With chapters on Origin and Development of writing; The main groups; their characteristics, history and development; Decipherment; Social attitudes to writing and literacy; Moves towards the future. With a select bibliography and a dictionary of scripts. Very fine.