An Illustrated Encyclopaedia Of Traditional Symbols

Author: J. C. Cooper
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
ISBN: 0500770913
Size: 54.70 MB
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In nearly 1500 entries, many of them strikingly and often surprisingly illustrated, J. C. Cooper has documented the history and evolution of symbols from prehistory to our own day.

The Continuum Encyclopedia Of Symbols

Author: Udo Becker
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9780826412218
Size: 68.15 MB
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An alphabetical reference with more than 1,500 entries that trace symbols to their cultural, religious, or mythological origins, and explain the hidden or encoded meaning that lies concealed beneath objects' and concepts' ordinary, outward ...

Symbolic And Mythological Animals

Author: J. C. Cooper
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9781855381186
Size: 25.36 MB
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In addition the book examines the fabulous monsters of legend, and there are more general entries such as totems, fetishes, animal guardians and animal worship. The guide concludes with a bibliography.

A Dictionary Of Symbols

Author: J. E. Cirlot
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486132668
Size: 54.14 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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A valuable reference, this informative and entertaining volume presents a key to elucidating the symbolic worlds encountered in both the arts and the history of ideas. 32 black-and-white illustrations.

A Dictionary Of Symbols

Author: Juan Eduardo Cirlot
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1681371987
Size: 77.66 MB
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This new, expanded edition of the Dictionary includes new entries as well as an epilogue by Cirlot’s daughter Victoria discussing her father’s poetry and work as an art critic and its close connection to Surrealism.

The Book Of Symbols

Author: Archive for Research in Archetypal Symbolism
Publisher: Taschen America Llc
ISBN: 9783836514484
Size: 29.43 MB
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Offers photograph illustrations and essays on numerous symbols and symbolic imagery, exploring their archetypal meanings as well as cultural and historical context for how different groups have interpreted them.

The Complete Dictionary Of Symbols

Author: Jack Tresidder
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN: 9780811847674
Size: 72.68 MB
Format: PDF
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Describes the origins, history, and meaning of a variety of signs and symbols that appear in art, literature, mythology, and religion, covering more than two thousand symbols, figures, and themes and drawing from classical myth, biblical ...