The Tattoo Encyclopedia

The Tattoo Encyclopedia

A Guide to Choosing your Tattoo

Book - 2003
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"Organized in a convenient A-to-Z format, cross-referenced, indexed by category, and illustrated with three hundred samples of authentic tattoo line art, this book features a stunning array of images ranging from ancient Buddhist and Chinese designs to those sported by twenty-first-century bikers. The definition of each symbol includes the widely accepted interpretation based on historical fact and cultural source, as well as various interpretations that have developed across different cultures and time periods"--Cover.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2003
ISBN: 9780743223294
Characteristics: xvi, 288 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Call Number: 391.65 GRE


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Sofiavo Aug 25, 2013

I expected more drawings of tattoos, but still, i learned the meanings of different things, which helped me with my artworks.


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