Modern Astrology; The Astrologers' Magazine. Volume 2-3

Modern Astrology; The Astrologers' Magazine. Volume 2-3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1891 edition. Excerpt: ...to the nature of the ascending sign, so is the signification of the figure increased or diminished, but more of this anon. Each of the mundane houses bear certain relations to the country for which the figure is erected, and it is found by confirmed experience that the various signs of the zodiac affect certain countries which may be found in the astronomical almanac (Raphael's), but to make these complete, a list of such countries and the signs that affect them will be given in the course of these lessons. The aspects used in this department of astrologic science are the same as those used in other branches, but chief attention is paid to the major ones (the 6 A, 8 ). Some artists ignore the parallel of declination in this branch, but the student is advised to take it into consideration if within 30 minutes (half a degree). The elastic orbs will not be applicable herein and only very close ones should be considered; the aspects between planets that are separating and those in course of formation must be regarded. As in all astrological calculations exactitude is a sine qua non, for if the mid-heaven is incorrect the cusps of the other houses will be erroneous. The orb of five degrees may be considered in respect to the cusps of all the houses, although some think this distance should only apply to the angles (or cardinal houses) and the succeedents but not to the cadents. The student is advised to reject this "distinction," and accept five degrees as the "orb of operation" for all the cusps of houses. 10 MUNDANE ASTROLOGY. It need hardly be said that Caput Draconis (&), Cauda Draconis (S3), and the Pars Fortunae ((c)), are not considered in this method; those who like variety, may, if so disposed, put them in..show more

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  • Paperback | 214 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 390g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236787242
  • 9781236787248