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1 CIRLOT, J. E.; READ, HERBERT (FOREWORD). A Dictionary Of Symbols.
Philosophical Library, New York: 1971. 0802220835 / 9780802220837 Second Edition, 1983 Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Elucidates many symbols we encounter in the arts and the history of ideas. Includes an Index. Translated into English from the Spanish by Jack Sage. 
Price: 16.78 USD
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2 COOPER, J. C. An Illustrated Encyclopaedia Of Traditional Symbols.
Thames and Hudson, New York: 1987. 0500271259 / 9780500271254 First Paperback Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
In nearly 1500 entries, many of them strikingly and often surprisingly illustrated, J. C. Cooper has documented the history and evolution of symbols from pre-history to our own day. Lively, informative and often ironic, she discusses and explains an enormous variety of symbols extending from the Arctic to Dahomey, from the Iroquois to Oceania, and coming from systems as diverse as Tao, Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Islam, Tantra, the ancient cult of Cybele and the Great Goddess, the Pre-Columbian religions of the Western Hemisphere, the Voodoo cults of Brazil and West Africa. With 210 illustrations. "A marvelous contribution." - Umbrella 
Price: 13.44 USD
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3 JULIEN, NADIA. The Mammoth Dictionary Of Symbols.
Carroll & Graf, New York: 1996. 0786703016 / 9780786703012 First Carroll & Graf Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Enables one to understand the hidden language of symbols. This amazing and essential reference book brings together all the different symbols and symbolisms of the world into one beautifully concise work. It shows you what gold meant to the Incas, and what the umbrella signifies in India. It shows you the secrets of the Zodiac and the hidden power of Yin and Yang. You will learn why six is the number of perfection, and discover the mysteries of the Chinese hexagram. Translated into English by Elfreda Powell. 
Price: 28.67 USD
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4 PETERSON, DR. JAMES M.; WHITSITT, DR. MARJORIE (ILLUSTRATIONS). The Enchanted Alphabet: A Guide To Authentic Rune Magic And Divination.
The Aquarion Press, Wellingborough: 1988. 0850307651 / 9780850307658 First Printing. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
The Enchanted Alphabet seeks the roots of the Scandinavian rune radition, tracing runes and practices from the second century through archaeological evidence and religious and linguistic symbolism. Dr. Peterson's commentary will enhance the reader's understanding of the origins and evolution of runes: he provides a fascinating insight into one of the earliest forms of divination and, for rune users, shows how ancient Teutonic rituals can be used with reference to the modern age. Includes an Index. 
Price: 24.56 USD
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