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Michael Ferber's A Dictionary of Literary Symbols PDF

By Michael Ferber

this is often a variety 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 stumble upon (such as swan, rose, moon, gold) and provides millions of cross-references and quotations. The dictionary concentrates on English literature, yet its entries variety largely from the Bible and classical authors to the 20 th century, taking in American and eu 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 extra to the various latest entries. Its wealthy references make this ebook an important software not just for literary and classical students but in addition for all scholars of literature.

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