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1839. THE STAR BEING A COMPLETE SYSTEM OF THEORETICAL AND PRACTICAL ASTROLOGY. CONTAINING RULES AND ASTRONOMICAL DIAGRAMS, FINDING THE RIGHT ASCENSIONS, ASCENSIONAL DIFFERENCES, DECLINATIONS, &C. OF THE PLANETS AND FIXED STARS. THE WHOLE ART OF DIRECTIONS, ACCORDING TO PRINCIPLES STRICTLY MATHEMATICAL, WITH AN EASY METHOD OF RECTIFYING NATIVITIES. RULES TO ERECT A THEME OF THE HEAVENS FOR ANY LATITUDE, BY TRIGONOMETRY AND THE CELESTIAL GLOBE. Pretexts for judging Natibilities, WHEREBY EVERY IMPORTANT EVENT IN LIFE MAY BE DISCOVERED PROM THE CRADLE TO THE TOMB. The whole illustrated by THE NATIVITY OF THE AUTHOR, WITH SEVERAL OTHER REMARKABLE GENITURES, WITH MANY HUNDREDS OF DIRECTIONS CALCULATED IN FULL. BY EBN SHEMAYA. LONDON PUBLISHED FOR THE AUTHOR, BY S. CORNISH & CO. 126, NEWGATE STREET. 1839. Ebn Shemaya was the pseudonym of the astrologer David Parkes. Ebn Shemaya pseudonyme de l'astrologue David Parkes 12°, (188 x 112 mm) pp. viii, 203 [204 Errata], including half-title, engraved frontispiece, other illustrations and charts in text, From the preface: "The object of the present treatise is to open to the eye of the young student e very intricate part of Genethliacal Astrology. It is true that many works have already appeared professing to do this, but the generality of them are replete with the most extravagant and ridiculous absurdities; and, it may be safely added, that no complete work on this science, found exclusively on the principles of mathematics and natural philosophy, has yet been presented to the public." Genethliacal Astrology, also known as Natal Astrol … [Click Below for Full Description]
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