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Apotelesmatics Book Iii
Language: un
Pages: 208
Authors: Hephaistion of Thebes
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10 - Publisher:

This is the first English translation of Book III of Hephaistion of Thebes' Apotelesmatics, which focuses on inceptions or elections, event charts, thought-interpretation, and inquiries of many types. This 5th Century AD work explores everything from general principles of elections, to finding and identifying thieves, predicting the course of illness,
Hellenistic Astrology
Language: en
Pages: 696
Authors: Chris Brennan
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-10 - Publisher: Amor Fati Publications

Hellenistic astrology is a tradition of horoscopic astrology that was practiced in the Mediterranean region from approximately the first century BCE until the seventh century CE. It is the source of many of the modern traditions of astrology that still flourish around the world today, although it is only recently
Astrology through History: Interpreting the Stars from Ancient Mesopotamia to the Present
Language: en
Pages: 401
Authors: William E. Burns
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-31 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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
The Introduction to the Science of the Judgments of the Stars
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Sahl Ibn Bishr, James Herschel Holden
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: American Federation of Astr

Sahl lived in the first half of the 9th century. His five short treatises, Introduction to Astrology, The 50 Precepts, Judgments of Questions, Elections, and The Book of Times, appear to be the principal medieval source of rules for Horary Astrology and Elections. They constitute a corpus of detailed instruction
The Dawn of Astrology: The ancient and classical worlds
Language: en
Pages: 388
Authors: Nicholas Campion
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Hambledon Press

This first volume comprehensively charts the origins and development of Western astrology from 30,000 BCE up to the 5th century. >