Released on 2017-06Categories Body, Mind & Spirit

Key to the Whole Art of Astrology

Key to the Whole Art of Astrology

Author: Henry Coley

Publisher:

ISBN: 0866906649

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 418

View: 597

This reprint of the best-selling 17th century astrology textbook has been reformatted for easy reading in the 21st century. Students of the time used this book to learn everything from chart interpretation to horary and electional astrology. It is just as much a treasure-trove of information today as it was when written.
Released on 2011-12-09Categories History

The Petrine Instauration

The Petrine Instauration

Author: Robert Collis

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9789004215672

Category: History

Page: 605

View: 951

Drawing on recent scholarship on the history of Western esotericism and religious studies on the importance of millenarian thought in Early Modern Europe, this study provides an innovative re-examination of Peter the Great’s Court in early eighteenth-century Russia.
Released on 2014-10-02Categories Literary Criticism

Literature and Encyclopedism in Enlightenment Britain

Literature and Encyclopedism in Enlightenment Britain

Author: Seth Rudy

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781137411549

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 261

View: 475

Literature and Encyclopedism in Enlightenment Britain tells the story of long-term aspirations to comprehend, record, and disseminate complete knowledge of the world. It draws on a wide range of literary and non-literary works from the early modern era and British Enlightenment.
Released on 2018-07-31Categories Body, Mind & Spirit

Astrology through History: Interpreting the Stars from Ancient Mesopotamia to the Present

Astrology through History: Interpreting the Stars from Ancient Mesopotamia to the Present

Author: William E. Burns

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781440851438

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 401

View: 287

Alphabetically arranged entries cover the history of astrology from ancient Mesopotamia to the 21st century. In addition to surveying the Western tradition, the book explores Islamic, Indian, East Asian, and Mesoamerican astrology. • Provides alphabetically arranged reference entries that delineate the historical and cultural significance of astrology from ancient Mesopotamia to the present • Directs direct users to additional sources of information via entry bibliographies • Offers sidebars offer additional facts from primary source documents • Incorporates a timeline to help readers to place astrological developments in chronological context • Features an introductory essay for a narrative overview of the history of astrology, priming readers on its cultural relevance