The Elizabethan World Picture by E.M.W. Tillyard: Book Review

Some books easily beguile people because they lack an enigma or a different market than the intended ones. Well, this book is one of those works. The Elizabethan World Picture by E.M.W. Tillyard is primarily used to explain the worldview during the Elizabethan era of England. This covers William Shakespeare, Milton. and other writers using … Continue reading The Elizabethan World Picture by E.M.W. Tillyard: Book Review

Renaissance Magic of the Moon

William Lilly CHAPTER XIIII.Of the MOON, her generall and particular Significations. NAMEThe Moon we find called by the Ancients, Lucina, Cynthia, Diana, Phoebe, Latona, Noctiluca, Prosperpina; she is neerest to the Earth of all the Planets; her colour in the Element is vulgarly known: MOTION. She finisheth her courte through the whole twelve Signs in 27 … Continue reading Renaissance Magic of the Moon