Symbolism: A Comprehensive Dictionaryby Steven Olderr
Pub. Date: 01/24/2005
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
The dictionary includes associations ("A" associated with beginning), emblems (three feathers an
The most comprehensive such dictionary, Olderr's defines 6,115 terms, ancient to modern, of both general symbolism and specialized meanings in literature, art, religion, the Bible, mythology, folklore, flower language, astrology, numerology, alchemy, and heraldy.
The dictionary includes associations ("A" associated with beginning), emblems (three feathers an emblem of Wales), attributes (scales an attribute of Justice), and allusions ("albatross around one's neck" alludes to The Rime of the Ancient Mariner).
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