Dreams have fascinated us for centuries. Where do the images come from? What makes dreams so complex? Why are the feelings so powerful? This book examines the psychology of dreams, including the work of Freud and Jung, and how modern sleep research and dream therapy have illuminated why we dream at all. The second part of the book is a lexicon that will help you to interpret your own dreams. This compelling illustrated guide, with over 600 beautiful and intriguing images, celebrates dreams as an important part of the human experience, translating the surreal conjurings of our dreamlife into enlightening insights into our own psyche. Learn how humanity has viewed dreams through the centuries, and what their significance is for us today. Includes a lexicon of dreams and their symbols to help you interpret and understand your dreams. An exploration of the many types of dream, including lucid dreaming, dream archetypes, nightmares, recurring dreams, erotic dreams and dream logic. With more than 600 evocative photographs and illustrations to inform and inspire.