Ptolemy's Tetrabiblos[: Or, Quadripartite : Being Four Books of the Influence of the Stars

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Kessinger Publishing, 1993 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 164 pages
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Newly Translated from the Greek Paraphrase of Proclus with a Preface, Explanatory Notes and an Appendix Containing Extracts from the Almagest of Ptolemy and the whole of his Centiloquy together with A Short Notice of Mr. Ranger's Zodiacal Planisphere and an Explanatory Plate. Everything you could possibly hope to discover about the occult proficiency of astrology is contained in this rare and scarce book. "The whole doctrine of astrology is commonly understood to have been completely overturned.

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lacuscurtius Ptolemy Tetrabiblos
Entry page to an English translation of the complete work, in turn part of a large site containing many Greek and Latin texts and translations Thayer/ E/ Roman/ Texts/ Ptolemy/ Tetrabiblos/ home.html

Ptolemy's Tetrabiblos: Book the Fourth: Chapter VII. Friends and ...
Ptolemy's Tetrabiblos, JM Ashmand, translator, at astro/ ptb/ ptb70.htm

Ptolemy: Information and Much More from
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Ptolemy Tetrabiblos - Episode I
I wrote several well known treatises such as the Almagest, the Geography, and the one that I will be explaining to you today is the Tetrabiblos which means ... Q/ Jacqueline.M.Quinnett-1/ Ptolemy%20Tetrabiblos.html

The life of Ibn Ridwan and his commentary on Ptolemy's 'Tetrabiblos'
1061 ce) on Ptolemy's 'Tetrabiblos' within the history of Islamic science and the commentary genre. I give an account of the structure and style of his ... dissertations/ AAI3005794/

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JSTOR: Tetrabiblos
THE CLASSICAL REVIEW publishes the new edition of the Apotelesmatica of Claudius Ptolemy, a work better known under the title of Tetrabiblos (the ... sici?sici=0009-840X(2000)2%3A50%3A1%3C30%3AT%3E2.0.CO%3B2-B

Understanding Ptolemy's "Tetrabiblos"
Ptolemy's Tetrabiblos. The original of the document is online at a Danish site, apparently scanned. I have tried to correct the errors. ... ptolemy.htm

Claudius Ptolemy's Zodiac Sign Lexicon in Tetrabiblos - Dr ...
Definition: [Source Texts of Astrology] The magnum opus of astrology, Claudius Ptolemy's Tetrabiblos is in some ways unfamiliar to modern western ... astrologysources/ classicalgreece/ tetrabiblos/ ptolemylexicon.htm

Ptolemy is clearly drawing from a wide range of sources in Tetrabiblos. His articulated cosmology has become known by his name. Whatever ... tabelas/ Tetrabiblos.pdf

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