ASTROLOGY: HISTORY AND INFLUENCE - 1st 1942 - ANCIENT WORLD ASTROLOGY HISTORY
ASTROLOGY: ITS HISTORY AND INFLUENCE IN THE WESTERN WORLD
Book Details + Condition: Charles Scribner's Sons (New York). First Edition, 1942. Hardcover with dust jacket. 408 pages. Detailed volume on the history and influence of astrology throughout time, beginning with the Babylonians and ending in the 20th century. Cultures and concepts explored include Ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome, Judaism and Kabbalism, the Middle Ages in Western Europe, influential contemporary figures, art and society in the early modern period, and more. Several illustrations throughout. Firm binding; only light shelf wear to book; interior is clean and free of markings. Original jacket has much wear, with tears and chipping (and old tape present), but holds the book.