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Author Lucas, John Scott, 1970-

Title Astrology and numerology in medieval and early modern Catalonia : the Tractat de prenostication de la vida natural dels hòmens / by John Scott Lucas
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 207 pages)
Series The medieval and early modern Iberian world ; v. 18
Medieval and early modern Iberian world ; v. 18
Summary From a late 15th-century Catalan incunable and drawing on a rich tradition of astrological magic, geomancy, Pythagorean numerology and Hebrew gematria, this practical manual reveals a unique expression of medieval syncretism, the mingling of traditions and the development of new ideas
Analysis Humaniora Filosofi
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-202) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Astrology -- Early works to 1800.
Civilization, Medieval.
Numerology -- Early works to 1800.
Numerology -- Spain -- Catalonia.
Catalonia (Spain) -- Intellectual life.
Genre/Form Early works.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1423714377 (electronic bk.)
9004132422 (alk. paper)
9781423714378 (electronic bk.)
9789004132429 (alk. paper)
OTHER TI Tractat de prenostication de la vida natural dels hòmens. English & Catalan