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The Resource Symbols of the occult : a directory of over 500 signs, symbols and icons, Eric Chaline ; illustrations: John Woodcock ; foreword by Mark Stavish

Symbols of the occult : a directory of over 500 signs, symbols and icons, Eric Chaline ; illustrations: John Woodcock ; foreword by Mark Stavish

Label
Symbols of the occult : a directory of over 500 signs, symbols and icons
Title
Symbols of the occult
Title remainder
a directory of over 500 signs, symbols and icons
Statement of responsibility
Eric Chaline ; illustrations: John Woodcock ; foreword by Mark Stavish
Title variation
Directory of over five hundred signs, symbols and icons
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines over 500 symbols from history, art and culture by decoding their iconography and exploring their historical background and significance. Ordered by topic, it explores the key areas of astrology and cosmology; witchcraft and mysticism; satanism and demonology; science and alchemy; maths and sacred geometry; the natural world; and symbols of ancient, religious, and secret societies. Each topic is introduced by a short overview before featuring the key signs and symbols and exploring the variations available. This decoding guide is the ultimate resource for the modern occultist
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Chaline, Eric
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1953-
  • 1964-
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  • Woodcock, John
  • Stavish, Mark
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  • Occultism
  • Signs and symbols
  • Symbolism
  • Animals
  • Witchcraft
Target audience
adult
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Label
Symbols of the occult : a directory of over 500 signs, symbols and icons, Eric Chaline ; illustrations: John Woodcock ; foreword by Mark Stavish
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
  • Black magic & demonology
  • Western esoteric tradition
  • Foreword
  • by Mark Stavish
  • Introduction
  • Astrology
  • The natural world
  • Sacred writings
  • Occult sciences
  • White magic & cartomancy
Control code
p2251714689
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780500024034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour)
Label
Symbols of the occult : a directory of over 500 signs, symbols and icons, Eric Chaline ; illustrations: John Woodcock ; foreword by Mark Stavish
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
  • Black magic & demonology
  • Western esoteric tradition
  • Foreword
  • by Mark Stavish
  • Introduction
  • Astrology
  • The natural world
  • Sacred writings
  • Occult sciences
  • White magic & cartomancy
Control code
p2251714689
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780500024034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour)

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