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By Michael Ferber

this is often the 1st dictionary of symbols to be in keeping with literature, instead of 'universal' mental archetypes or myths. It explains and illustrates the literary symbols that all of us often stumble upon (such as swan, rose, moon, gold), and offers hundreds and hundreds of cross-references and quotations. The dictionary concentrates on English literature, yet its entries variety broadly from the Bible and classical authors to the 20th century, taking in American and eu literatures. For this re-creation, Michael Ferber has integrated over twenty thoroughly new entries (including undergo, holly, sunflower and tower), and has further to the various latest entries. Enlarged and enriched from the 1st version, its proficient variety and wealthy references make this ebook an important software not just for literary and classical students, yet for all scholars of literature.

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