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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library 302.2 Liun (Text) 33294002043941 Adult Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0393312364
  • ISBN: 9780393312362
  • ISBN: 9780874366105
  • ISBN: 0874366100
  • Physical Description: print
    ix, 596 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, 1991.

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General Note: Translation of: Symboler.
Donation (copy 2 only) ; 2003/07.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Summary, etc.: "From early cave drawings to modern corporate logos, graphic symbols have been used to convey meanings both tangible and abstract. In this unique dictionary, Carl G. Liungman puts approximately 2,500 Western graphic symbols at your fingertips. Each entry includes the sign's history, its meanings, and the systems in which it is used. Symbols are cross-referenced to other signs with the same meanings and to structurally similar signs with different meanings. Locating an entry is as easy as looking up a word in a dictionary, due to a system that classifies each sign on the basis of three of its structural features."--
Immediate Source of Acquisition Note:
Donation (copy 2 only) ; 2003/07.
Subject: Picture-writing
Signs and symbols
Symbolism -- Dictionaries
Topic Heading: Signs and Symbols.
Picture-writing.

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