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Blagrave's Introduction To Astrology. In Three Parts.... The first containing the use of an ephemeris, and how to erect a figure of heaven to any time proposed: also the signification of the houses, planets, signs and aspects, . . . &c.

By: BLAGRAVE, Joseph.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: London:, E[van] Tyler & R[alph] Holt for Obadiah Blagrave, 1682.: 1682

Seller ID: LV1970

8vo. Collation: A4, B - Y8. [Lacks A1 port.] Pagination: [6], 329, [7 ads] pp. Numerous astrological charts; marginalia [geniture] at on B6r, occasional browning and minor stains. Early 19th-century half sheep over boards; spine restored, rubbed, closed tears [E1-2], marginal ms., inner joints repaired with kozo. Ownership signature of Agnes Waitt, [?Loolbourgh], 1850. Good. FIRST EDITION of this classic treatise on the art of astrology. "Its most important feature, however, is a fascinating section on electional astrology with much new and exciting material. Blagrave explains, for exampl... View more info

Magiae Naturalis. Dritter Theil: Das ist: Ein new außerlesen Planeten-Buch, darinnen beschrieben und eigentlich gelehret wird, wie ein jeder Mensch, so nur schreiben und lesen kan, ihme selbsten aus seiner Geburtsstunde, mit hulffe des hiebey gefugeten Calendarii perpetui, sein Zeichen, Planeten und vornemst Gestirn, darunter er geboren, außrechnen . . . konne . . .: Beneben einer angehefften kurtzen Beschreibunge der Physiognomiae, Chiromantiae . . .

By: HILDEBRAND, Wolfgang (ca. 1572-ca.1635).

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Leipzig,, Henning Grossen des Jungern, 1620.: 1620

Seller ID: S11333

Three parts in one vol. Sm. 4to. 218 pp. (of 222 - lacking final 4 pages). Collation: a-d4, A-Dd4, Ee1 (lacking Ee2-4). 8 woodcuts, 1 map of the earth, folding astrological chart with the sun at center (facing p. 40), astrological chart of the solar system (p.77). Some leafs slightly trimmed with some loss at bottom margin, browning. Disbound. RARE. Series title: New augirte. Magia Naturalis: Das ist Kunst vnd Wunderbuch; Darinnen begriffen wunderbare Secreta, Geheimnisse, und Kunststucke, wie man. . . mit dem gantze Menschlichen Corper zahmen vnd wilden Thieren. . . fast vnerhorte wunderbar... View more info

Scienze Credenze Occulte Livelli di Cultura. Convegno internazionale di studi (Firenze, 26-30 giugno 1980).

By: Istituto Nazionale di Studi sul Rinascimento.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Firenze:, Leo S. Olschki, 1982.: 1982

Seller ID: S13008

ISBN: 8822230698

Thick 8vo. vi, 562 pp. 23 illus. Printed wrappers. Very good. "A number of valuable papers (by B. Capp, P. Zambelli, 0. Niccoli, S. Caroti, and J. Ceard) are concentrated on astrology and its social implications in one way or another. Included here is the contribution by the organizer of the convegno, Paola Zambelli, whose 'Fine del mondo o inizio della propaganda? Astrologia, filosofia della storia e propaganda politico-religiosa nel dibattito sulla congiunzione del 1524' is the longest and most detailed piece in the collection. It is an important monographic study based upon an extensiv... View more info

Triumph-Zaal, van Astrologische Voorzeggingen; of de Nieuwe Spiegel der Waereld...Op last van den Astrologist Ludeman tot nog toe verzegelt, en begraven gebleven, om eerst 30 Jaren na zynen dood waereldkundig gemaakt te worden MDCCLXXXVII. [with]: Sleutel van Meester Franciscus, Op het Astrologisch werk van Docter Ludeman, getyeld Triumph-Zaal...

By: KERSTEMAN, Franciscus L., & Johann Christoph LUDEMAN.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Arnhem et al:, Moeleman et al, 1787-88.: 1787

Seller ID: LV1985

Two works in one. 4to. 8, 344; 134, [10] pp. Engraved frontispiece with Ludeman at a table studying his book with zodiac symbols in a cloud formation above him. Contemporary calf-backed paper-covered boards, gilt spine bands; title-label lacking, spine head and foot and extremities worn. Internally very good. "JOHAN CHRISTOPH LUDEMAN: In the eighteenth century the astrologist and uroscopist Johan Christoph Ludeman was without any doubt the most renowned irregular healer in the Netherlands. Apart from a few lacunae, the course of his life is fairly well known. He related much about himself... View more info

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Opus Mathematicum, octo libros complectens, . . . Item Isagogen Astrologiae Iudiciariae, & totius divinatricis artis Encomia.

By: TAISNIER, Jean [Taisnierio, Joanne] (1508/9-1562).

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Cologne:, Theodore Baum, 1583.: 1583

Seller ID: S13122

Folio. Collation: †6, A-4K4 [lacks 4K4 blank]. Pagination: [12], 624, [5] pp. xylographic device on title in an ornate frame, Adam and Eve with serpent and the tree of knowledge, 2 portraits of the author [with heading initials I.T.H. ae[tas] sue A[nno] 53], below portrait is the date 1562, numerous plates of chiromantic hands, physiognomic portraits, astrological charts, and zodiacal emblematic woodcuts, extensive index; small puncture affecting pp. 607-8. Original full vellum, title in manuscript on spine, edges blue; browned (as usual), lower margin worming from 4C3-4G4 (touching a fe... View more info