Book of the SphinxBook - 2004
A study of the sphinx, the mythic icon that has been painted, sculpted, engraved, and exalted in poetry, fiction, and music, studies its symbolic significance in history and culture, including tragedies, paintings, opera, murder mysteries, brothels, bars, and advertisements.
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2004
Branch Call Number: 398.45 R2631b 2004
Characteristics: xviii, 297 p. : ill. ; 24 cm