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Forgotten Stars: Rediscovering Manilius' Astronomica
The Astronomica of Manilius is a poem in five books, at least partly written under the Emperor Augustus, which purports to teach the reader the art of astrology and the means by which an accurate horoscope may be cast. It is, therefore, a text from the classical age of Roman literature which deals with a topic to whose enduring popular interest any daily Western newspaper ...more
Hardcover, 432 pages
Published May 19th 2011 by Oxford University Press, USA
(first published April 15th 2011)
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