Essays on Astrology
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Essays on Astrology

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Here at last are the collected essays of the world's leading astrologer. In one comprehensive volume, Essays on Astrology makes a cross section of Robert Hand's writings available to both the beginning and advanced astrologer. Robert Hand is one of the few astrologers to successfully work and publish in both the technical and humanistic dimensions of astrology. Because of...more
Paperback, 163 pages
Published June 1st 1982 by Schiffer Publishing
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Elizabeth
This is a collection of thirteen essays and lecture transcripts from the 1970s and early 1980s. Most of them have held up well, despite their age. In fact, the essay that feels the most dated to me ("The Moon, the Four Phases of the Feminine") only seems that way because the topic has been well-discussed and is no longer as unusual as when Hand wrote the essay.

I found the strength of the book to be in the topics covered, because Hand wrote about uncommon subjects. Even today, I haven't seen much...more
Kathy Allan
This is a great book that covers many important astronomical factors that influence astrological expression.
Greg Olear
The last essay, on the two phases of Pisces, is mindblowingly good.
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Robert Sterling Hand (born December 5, 1942) is an American astrologer, author, translator, and lecturer, who received the Regulus Award for his life's work at the "United Astrology Conference" in Denver in 2008
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