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Dictionary of Symbols

1st Edition

By J. C. Cirlot


508 pages

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Hardback: 9781138834170
pub: 2015-07-01
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The unvarying essential meanings of around 1,000 symbols and symbolic themes commonly found in the art, literature and thought of all cultures through the ages are clarified.


`Images and their significance defined in a remarkable reference work.' - Linda O'Callaghan, Sunday Telegraph

`The author's erudition shines through the several hundred items in the dictionary, many of them scholarly essays in their own right. A volume for browsing and learning.' - Psychological Medicine

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General