The Herder Dictionary of Symbols Symbols from Art, Archaeology, Mythology, Literature, and Religion
Author: Boris Matthews (Translator), Boris Matthews (Translator)
publisher: Chiron Publications
publisher Date: 05/28/1993
Schools: Stony Brook University(SUNY)
Description: 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 1,000 entries from all over the world, revealing an abundance of the types of human symbolic thinking. Formerly titled The Herder Symbol Dictionary. Over 450 illustrations.