Dictionary of Astrology


James Wilson wrote his Dictionary of Astrology in 1819. Based in large measure on a close study of the works of Ptolemy and Placidus (among many others), it is a quirky, highly personal view of the ancient science. It has been acclaimed the finest of all astrological dictionaries. Wilson's goal was to force the student to think about some of the basic assumptions in astrology. In the Preface, he writes: If I had any motive more prominent than the rest (beyond promoting the cause of truth, which, I trust, will always be the ...

Dictionary of Astrology 2006, Astrology Classics, Maryland

ISBN-13: 9781933303185

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Dictionary of Astrology 1970, Weiser Books

ISBN-13: 9780877280866