Good Luck Symbols – References:

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 Some of the books I have used when writing articles for this site include:

Barbara G. Walker: The Woman’s Dictionary of Symbols and Sacred Objects. 1988

 Kathryn Wilkersen(editor): Signs & Symbols. 2008

 Adele Nozedar: The Element Encyclopedia of Secret Signs and Symbols. 2008

 Larousse: Dictionary of Beliefs & Religion. 1994

 Prem P. Bhalla: Hindu Rites, Rituals, Customs and Traditions. 2007

 Breuilly, O’Brian &Palmer: Festivals of the World 2002

Cotterell & Storm: The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Mythology 1999

Author Cotterell: The Encyclopedia of Mythology 2001

Pramesh Ratnaker: Hinduism. 1996

 John Bowker: World Religions. 2006

 Jon Bowker (editor): The Oxford Dictionary of World Religions. 1999

 Penguin Reference: Dictionary of Symbols

 J.E. Cirlot: A Dictionary of Symbols. 2001

 Hayyim Schauss: The Jewish Festivals. 1996

 Richard D. Bank: 101 Things Everyone Should Know about Judaism. 2005

 Rabbi Morris N. Kertzer: What is a Jew? 1996

 Kieth Stevens: Chinese Gods. 1997

 Clio Whittaker: An Introduction to Oriental Mythology. 1995

 Britannica Encyclopedia of World Religions. 2006

 Richard Buxton: The Complete World of Greek Mythology. 2004

Robert Graves: The Greek Myths 1960

Walter Burkert: Greek Religion 2010

 Anne Marie Schimmel: The Mystery of Numbers. 1993

 Jan Knappert: The Encyclopedia of Middle Eastern Mythology & Religion. 1993

J.C. Cooper: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Traditional Symbols. 1997

Alison Jones: The Wordsworth Dictionary of Saints. 1995

Rachel Storm: Ilustrated Encyclopedia – Eastern Mythology. 2001

Ami Ronnberg (editor): The Book of Symbols. 2010

Baker Margaret: Discovering Christmas Customs and Folklore 2007

Newton Hayes: The Chinese Dragon 2012

Steve Bennet: The Lure of Coloured Rocks and Gemstone Jewelry 2008

Hans Biedermann: Symbol Leksikon  1992

Opie and Tatem: A Dictionary of Superstitions 1989

W.C. Hazlitt: Dictionary of Faiths & Folklore 1995

Steve Roud: The Penguin Guide to Superstitions of Britain and Ireland 2006

Rosalind Franklin: Baby Lore 2005

Tao Tao Liu: Dragons, Gods & Spirits 1980

David Fontana: Symbolenes Språk 1996

Miranda Bruce- Mitford: Tegn & Symboler fra hele verden 1997

Richard H. Wilkerson: The Complete Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt  2003

Mandly P. Hall: The Secret Teachings of All Ages 2008

Valerie I. J. Flint: The Rise of Magic in Early Medieval Europe 1991

Sharper Knowlson: The Origins of Popular Superstitions and Customs 2008

Time Life Books: The Way of the Spirit 1997

Xavier Waterkeyn: Superstitions, Beliefs, Rituals and Magic 2008

Geraldine Pinch: Magic in Ancient Egypt 2006

Manuela Dunn-Mascetti: Saints, the Chosen Few 1994

George Anne Geyer: When Cats Reigned Like Kings 2004

OldField Howey: The Cat in Magic and Myth 2003

Richard Cavendish: Legender fra Hele Verden 1987

Grace A. Murray: Ancient Rites and Ceremonies 1929