Title: The compleat book of knowledge: treating of the wisdom of the antients and shewing the various and wonderful operations of the signs and planets, and other celestial constellations, on the bodies of men, women and children; and the mighty influences they have upon those that are born under them. Compiled by the learned Albubetes, Benesaphan, Erra Pater, and other of the antients. To which is added, the country man's kalendar; with his daily practice, and perpetual prognostication for weather, according to Albumazar, Ptolomy, and others. Together with a catalogue of all the market-towns, fairs, and roads in England and Wales. All those who peruse this book, must own, that it the knowledge gives of things unknown.
Publication Info: London : printed by W. Onley; and are to be sold by H. Nelme, at the Leg and Star in Cornhil, 1698.
subjects: [Astrology -- Early works to 1800] [Fortune-telling -- Early works to 1800] [Palmistry -- Early works to 1800] [Weather -- Early works to 1800] [Physiognomy -- Early works to 1800] [Agriculture -- Early works to 1800] [Veterinary medicine -- Early works to 1800] [Markets -- England -- Early works to 1800] [Markets -- Wales -- Early works to 1800] [Roads -- England -- Early works to 1800] [Roads -- Wales -- Early works to 1800]
Title: The High Dutch fortune-teller wherein all those questions relating to the several states, conditions and occasions of humane life, are fully resolv'd and answer'd, according to the rules of art used by the ancient and famous Egyptian magi, or wise men and philosophers. To which is added, a judicial account of phisognomy and palmistry; as it was practised by the ancient Egyptians, (from whom the same was originally derived) shewing a person's good or bad fortune, by the lines and marks that are found in the face and hands, &c. The whole being more correct, than any thing of this nature hitherto published. Licens'd and enter'd according to order.
Publication Info: London : printed by and for W. Onley; and are to be sold by the booksellers, [1700?]
Title: Briefe introductions, both naturall, pleasaunte, and also delectable vnto the art of chiromancy, or manuel diuination, and physiognomy with circumstances vpon the faces of the signes. Also certain canons or rules vpon diseases and sickenesse. Whereunto is also annexed aswel the artificiall, as naturall astrologye, with the nature of the planets. Written in the Latin tonge, by Ihon Indagine prieste. And now latelye translated into Englishe, by Fabian Withers.
Author: Indagine, Joannes ab, d. 1537.
Publication Info: Londini : Apud Iohannis Day [for Richarde Iugge], 1558.
subjects: [Palmistry -- Early works to 1800] [Physiognomy -- Early works to 1800] [Astrology -- Early works to 1800]