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The complete dictionary of symbols

The complete dictionary of symbols

in myth, art and literature

  • 120 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Duncan Baird in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Signs and symbols -- Dictionaries.,
  • Mythology -- Dictionaries.,
  • Symbolism in art -- Dictionaries.,
  • Symbolism in literature -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesDictionary of symbols
    Statementgeneral editor, Jack Tressider.
    GenreDictionaries.
    ContributionsTresidder, Jack, 1931-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR931 .C65 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination544 p. :
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22598789M
    ISBN 101844830136

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    About The Penguin Dictionary of Symbols. This remarkable and wide-ranging book is an inventory of symbols and the symbolic imagination. The editors and their fifteen contributors are drawn from a variety of scholarly backgrounds—including anthropology, ethnology, psychotherapy and art history. Jack Tresidder has 36 books on Goodreads with ratings. Jack Tresidder’s most popular book is The Complete Dictionary of Symbols.

    This new edition of Chiron's popular guide to the meaning of symbols in religion, archaeology, mythology, art, dreams, fairy tales, and literature contains more than 1, entries from all over the world, revealing an abundance of the types of human symbolic thinking. Formerly titled The Herder Symbol Dictionary. Over illustrations. Symbols are central to literature, religion and national identity, but they are also at the heart of our inner dreamworlds, a potent source of insight into our unconscious minds. This remarkable dictionary explores the huge variety of interpretations - sexual and spiritual, official and subversive, analytical and emotional - different cultures have given to the fundamental symbols of humankind.


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DICTIONARY OF SYMBOLS. Translated from the Spanish ISBN Master e-book ISBN ISBN (Glassbook Format) CONTENTS FOREWORD page ix INTRODUCTION xi DICTIONARY 1 reason may be that nothing approaching a complete evaluation of symbolism has yet appeared.

He says: ‘When they seek to convince us that Mars is the symbol. The aim of this book is to seek a true understanding of the secret signs, sacred symbols, and other indicators of the arcane, hidden world that are so thickly clustered around us.

During this process, we’ll shed light on the cultural, psychological, and anthropological nature of our signs and symbols. The Book of Symbols combines original and incisive essays about particular symbols with representative images from all parts of the world and all eras of history.

The highly readable texts and over beautiful full-color images come together in Reviews: The Herder Dictionary of Symbols Book Summary: This new edition of Chiron's popular guide to the meaning of symbols in religion, archaeology, mythology, art, dreams, fairy tales, and literature contains more than 1, entries from all over the world, revealing an abundance of the types of human symbolic thinking.

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Drawing on classical mythologies. The Complete Dictionary of Symbols (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. The Complete Dictionary of Symbols. Author. Tresidder, Jack. Publisher. Chronicle Books.

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