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The Runes

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The Runes are a simple to use and easy to understand method of divination based on an ancient script of the Norse world. The Runes can be used to help solve a dilemma or problem, or to enable you to focus calmly on a difficult situation and so work towards resolving it.

This package contains all you need to begin readings for yourself, family and friends. You'll be amazed a

Published by Barnes & Noble Inc (first published 1995)
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John Barham
If Svenson did any research into the Futhark and their cultural contexts then I didn't see it in his work. The material quickly veered into unsubstantiated personal gnosis, which normally isn't a problem. But given the popularity of the set its problematic for a spiritual community that is trying to convey accurate information about the Runes and Norse paganism in general.

The only good thing I have to say about this book is that it was my introduction into Norse paganism and set me on a path th
A book and rune collection that is easy to follow and will suit new comers and old hands alike, Svensson introduces the history and use of runes and their meaning in clear, consice language. Personally I found this a very useful book and the runes themselves a beautifully carved and presented.
Made me look at the world in a different way.
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