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Star Map From Kirchers Oedipus
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Color enhancement of the Egyptian star map from Athanasius Kircher's "Oedipus Aegyptiacus", A three folio tome of ornate illustrations and diagrams drawn from Chaldean astrology, Hebrew kabbalah, Greek myths, Pythagorean mathematics, Arabian alchemy and Latin philology, published in Rome over the period 1652-54.
March 6th, 2013
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