Hex Signs: Myth and Meaning in Pennsylvania Dutch Barn Stars

Patrick Donmoyer

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With special emphasis on Berks and Lehigh Counties, PA, this groundbreaking work is an unparalleled presentation of the area's most publically-acclaimed regional folk art, known as Hex Signs or Barn Stars. This valuable collection offers the rare opportunity to examine in-depth the history, mythology, and cultural significance of these captivating local icons. Over 200 beautiful color photographs are included. (124pp. color illus. index. PA German Cultural Heritage Center, 2013.)

Also check out our 2016 Pennsylvania Dutch Calendar (item #4053) that features Barn Stars this year!