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Symbols, signs & signets

Ernst Lehner

Symbols, signs & signets

by Ernst Lehner

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Published by World Publishing in Cleveland .
Written in English


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StatementErnst Lehner.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,220p. :
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21150125M

Symbols, Signs and Signets. Average rating: 0 out of 5 stars, based on 0 reviews Write a review. Ernst Lehner. The book reproduces, in historical sequence, 1, signs, seals and symbols--from the simplest drawings of heavenly bodies, through the intricate heraldic devices of the Middle Ages to modern cattle brands and hobo sign : Ernst Lehner. Over a thousand symbols, seals and designs. Symbols from alchemy, magic, astrology, runes, heraldry, crests, signets, goldsmith's marks, printer's marks, and hundreds.

  Adverse criticism, such as the book permits, arises from its torrential flow of ideas; it is from the same source that its invigorating and rare qualities of informed enthusiasm and commitment also spirng. Symbols, Signs and Signets. Ernst Lehner. Dover, New York, pp.. illus. Paper $ Symbols and Legendsin Western Art: A Museum Author: Peter Fingesten. Buy Symbols, Signs and Signets by Ernst Lehner online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now.

Good resource book on signs and symbols with useful illustrations. I Will definitely be referring to this regularly. The book does come from a perspective of openness to the meanings of signs and symbols which I think is helpful in understanding how they have retained their meanings or evolved in various ways/5. Books shelved as signs-and-symbols: An Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Traditional Symbols by J.C. Cooper, Symbology: World of Symbols by Michelle Snyder, S.


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All the signs, symbols, and signets are pictured in black and white on strikingly laid out pages, with full explanatory notes for both lay readers and specialists.

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texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top Symbols, signs & signets by Lehner, Ernst. Publication date Topics Signs and symbols Publisher New York: Dover Publications ; London: ConstablePages: Symbols, Signs and Signets Ernst Lehner Reproducing in historical sequence signs, seals, and symbols from the simplest drawings of heavenly bodies, through the intricate heraldic devices of the Middle Ages, to modern cattle brands and hobo sign language, this book will be of immense value to the commercial artist and designer.

This book was exactly what I was looking for. However if a person is also interested in information, such as meaning/history of symbols, signs, and signets along with each illustration, this isn't that kind of reference book.

If that's the case I would recommend purchasing a different book on the subject.4/5(44). Symbols, signs & signets. Cleveland, World Pub. [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ernst Lehner; Bruce Rogers; Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress).

Symbols, Signs and Signets. Reproducing in historical sequence signs, seals, and symbols from the simplest drawings of heavenly bodies, through the intricate heraldic devices of the Middle Ages, to modern cattle brands and hobo sign language, this book will be of immense value to the commercial artist and designer.It contains information about signs and symbols from around the world, and is organized into several categories.

1. Mythologies and religions. 2. Nature. 3. People. and 4. SymbolSystems. The book isn't very in depth, so if you're looking for a resource for a college paper, or if you want to really get in depth then this probably isn't for you/5.All the signs, symbols, and signets are pictured in black and white on strikingly laid out pages, with full explanatory notes for both lay readers and specialists.

Anyone interested in means of communication other than language will find this book fascinating and authoritative. The student and teacher in the graphic arts will find it Brand: Dover Publications.