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The Zodiake of Mary Powntis

The Zodiake of Mary Powntis

Douce P 584, The zodiake of life Douce P 584 in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, contains The zodiake of life, a translation from the original Latin of Marcello Palingenio Stellato. The text is divided into twelve books for the twelve signs of the zodiac. Each offers...

A Fortune in the Margins

A Fortune in the Margins

The margins and end papers of this illustrated folio volume in the Bodleian library, printed between 1677 and 1685, contain many signs of use, including the signatures of more than one woman reader…