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Astronomica

£11.99

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Lovely clean copy, complete with DJ in excellent condition, of the Loeb Classical Library edition of Manilius' poetic treatise covering both astronomy and astrology. The most recent 1977 edition.
In Astronomica (first century CE), the earliest extant treatise we have on astrology, Manilius provides an account of celestial phenomena and the signs of the Zodiac. He also gives witty character sketches of persons born under particular constellations.
Latin text with English translation on facing page, plus extensive introduction with diagrams, and two coloured plans of the terrestrial and celestial realms as known to Manilius.

Item details

Author(s):
Manilius
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
469
Publisher:
Loeb Classical Library

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Lovely clean copy, complete with DJ in excellent condition, of the Loeb Classical Library edition of Manilius' poetic treatise covering both astronomy and astrology. The most recent 1977 edition.
In Astronomica (first century CE), the earliest extant treatise we have on astrology, Manilius provides an account of celestial phenomena and the signs of the Zodiac. He also gives witty character sketches of persons born under particular constellations.
Latin text with English translation on facing page, plus extensive introduction with diagrams, and two coloured plans of the terrestrial and celestial realms as known to Manilius.

Author(s):
Manilius
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
469
Publisher:
Loeb Classical Library

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