An election of the Coronation for the Duke of Mantua by Giovanni Antonio Magini

As wrote in the previous post about Laura Malinverni’s lecture in Genova (( see  here )) Renaissance astrology is  my favorite field of study, because we can see how real astrology 🙂 worked and how Hellenistic and Medieval techniques were applied in practice, included differences and interpretations of Sacred Astrological Texts.

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The booklet on the changes in the weather: De mutatione Aeris Libellus, a review

Readers of my blog know I don’t like repeating what others already have, myself I prefer finding pearls far from common place.
Anyway in writing a review of the new book of CieloeTerra, a translation  from Antonio Magini  with the introduction by  Prof. Giuseppe Bezza, is difficult to be as special as I desire, because who can define it less than perfect?

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