BABAYIN: The Ancient Script of the Philippines

A Concise Manual by
Bayani Mendoza De Leon

Baybayin book cover.jpg (91957 bytes)     Baybayin Book
        54 pages in spiral bound format






Baybayin book page 1.jpg (136287 bytes)     Sample page from the book
        showing the Alibata symbols
         for various dialects
         (tagalog, ilocano, visayan, pampangan)






Baybayin book page 2.jpg (104936 bytes)    another page from the book
           showing the workbook style format.

           In addition to some history of the pre-hispanic writing system, the book provides some useful                  exercises that will be helpful in developing proficiency for writing in Pilipino.