The Magic, History, and Hidden Codes of the Runes


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240 Pages


5.5 x 8.5


Trade Paperback

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Red Wheel Weiser


Edred Thorsson is an American Runologist and proponent of occultism and Germanic mysticism. He received his doctorate in Germanic languages and Medieval Studies from the University of Texas and has published over two dozen on Esoteric Runology. He lives in Texas. Visit him at:

Combines folklore, linguistics, and the history of religion and magic to provide an invaluable introduction to casting and deciphering the hidden teachings of the runes.
Written by leading rune scholar Edred Thorsson, author of the bestselling Futhark and many other books on rune lore and divination practice, Runelore is an indispensable text for anyone seeking to broaden their understanding of the runes and the runic alphabet.

An important addition to any magical practitioner’s library, the extensive scholarship of the history and greater role of runes in our own magical awareness will appeal to students of the occult, history, and folklore alike.

In Runelore, you will learn about:

  • Rune Magic and Divination
  • Runic Codes
  • Runic Numerology
  • The Odhinic Pantheon
  • Explanations of the Runic Mysteries
  • Divine Patterns
  • Jungian Symbolism and Runic Psychology

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