Blagrave's Introduction to Astrology in Three Parts ...

London: Tyler and Holt, 1682.

Illustrated with woodcut diagrams and charts. [2], 329, [7] pages. Lacking 2 preliminary leaves including the portrait frontispiece, main title and dedication pages, but the second and third parts each have special title pages, though pagination is continuous. Short 8vo, rebound in recent gray cloth with burgundy leather label. London: Printed by E. Tyler and R. Holt for Obadiah Blagrave, 1682. First edition. Overall a very good solid copy but lacking some preliminary pages and with neat and interesting contemporary ink marginalia throughout. Scarce.

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 sifnification of the houses, planets, signs and aspects, the explanation of all useful terms of art; with plain and famiiliar instructions for the resolution of all manner of questions, and exemplified in every particular thereof, by figures set, and judged. The Second treateth of elections; shewing their use and application, as they are constituted on the twelve Celestial Houses, wherby you are inabled to chuse such times as are proper and conducible to the perfection of any matter of business whatsoever. The Third comprehendeth an absolute method for rectifying and judging nativities, the signification and portens of directions, with new and experienced rules touching revolutions and transits &c. -- Wing B3119; ESTC R18805.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Language: English

Price: $600.00

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