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"Crux ansata", subtitle 'An Indictment of the Roman Catholic Church' by H. G. Wells is a wartime book first published in 1943 by Penguin Books, Hammonsworth: Penguin Special No. 129. The U. S. edition, jacket front shown, was copyrighted and published in 1944 by Agora Publishing Company, New York, with a portrait frontispiece and an appendix on pages 140-143 of an interview with Wells recorded by Mr. John Rowland, which first appeared March 1944 in the London Literary Guide. The U.S. edition of 144 pages went into a third printing in August 1946.
- also known as "Crux ansata; an indictment of the Roman Catholic Church"
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When Sex Was Religion (2010)
by Larry Falls
The crux ansata is an ordinary cross evolved by the Egyptians, with a ring attached to it. The cross was a phallic symbol long before it blossomed forth as a monogram of Christ, it also continued to be recognized as such for centuries after the ...
by Howard Phillips Lovecraft
The crux ansata is a cross in the ...
by The Diagram Group,
Crux ansata This Coptic Period limestone panel, from the seventh or eighth century, was probably used as a wall decoration or tombstone. The carved cross is called a crux ansata. These crosses began to be used from the fifth century onward ...
by Everett Ferguson
surmounted byan oval,called crux ansata, handled cross, or ankh cross¦this is essentially identical to the Egyptian ankh character ...
by James Stevens Curl, Susan Wilson
the Ankh-form becomes a crux ansata; bottonée: Greek cross with each arm terminating in a trefoil-like form resembling a clover-leaf; Calvary: large stone cross ...
The Authoritative Resource on the Christian World by George Kurian
crux ansata Cross in the form of a T with a loop above. crux interpretatis Text of Scripture whose interpretation is a matter.
A Dictionary of Symbols (2013)
by J. E. Cirlot
308 crux ansata, see cross, anserated cry symbol, xxiv.
The Describer's Dictionary (1995)
A Treasury of Terms and Literary Quotations by David Grambs
ankh, crux ansata, key of life, key of the Nile, looped Tau ...
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