Books: "The Dictionary of Symbols," by Jean Chevalier and Alain Gheerbrant, translated by John Buchanan-Brown. This remarkable and wide-ranging book is an inventory of symbols and the symbolic imagination. It draws together folklore, literary, and artistic sources, and focuses on the symbolic dimension of every color, number, sound, gesture, expression, or character trait that has benefitted from symbolic interpretation.
Turtle Symbol- I love the Native American Indian Symbols. This website has a huge variety of symbols with their meaning including the power animal symbols. Great for kids craft ideas!!! Endless ideas. Paint on rocks, just an idea.
Presents the feminist history and relevance of many common symbols of Western civilization. Features more than 750 entries organized according to the shape or nature of the symbol discussed. 636 black-and-white line illustrations.
A Dictionary of Symbols by Jean Chevalier,This remarkable and wide-ranging book is an inventory of symbols and the symbolic imagination. The editors and their fifteen contributors are drawn from a variety of scholarly backgrounds—including anthropology, ethnology, psychotherapy and art history.
A cipher created by Lewis Carroll between the publications of Alice and The Hunting of the Snark. | Each column of this table forms a dictionary of symbols representing the alphabet: thus, in the A column, the symbol is the same as the letter represented; in the B column, A is represented by B, B by C, and so on.