Fresh from the Press…

This may sound like a rather shameless plug for my book (and, I confess it, in part it is!), but 2013 is proving a rich year for the history of astrology and astronomy, and I wanted to alert readers of this blog of three major studies that have appeared in print since January. These are (in alphabetical order):

  • Monica Azzolini, The Duke and the Stars: Astrology and Politics in Renaissance Milan (Harvard University Press, 2013)


  • Patrick Boner, Kepler’s Cosmological Synthesis: Astrology, Mechanism and the Soul (Brill, 2013)


  • Mary Quinlan-McGrath, Influences: Art, Optics, and Astrology in the Italian Renaissance (Chicago University Press, 2013)


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