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By Michael Ferber

ISBN-10: 110717211X

ISBN-13: 9781107172111

ISBN-10: 1316623327

ISBN-13: 9781316623329

this is often a diffusion of the 1st dictionary of symbols to be according to literature, instead of on 'universal' mental archetypes or myths. It explains and illustrates the literary symbols that we often come across (such as swan, rose, moon, gold) and offers hundreds of thousands of cross-references and quotations. The dictionary concentrates on English literature, yet its entries diversity generally from the Bible and classical authors to the 20th century, taking in American and ecu literatures. For this 3rd variation, Michael Ferber has integrated a few twenty thoroughly new entries (such as birch, childbirth, grove, mill and railroad) and has further to a number of the present entries. Its wealthy references make this e-book an important device not just for literary and classical students but in addition for all scholars of literature.

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