The Star; Being a Complete System of Theoretical and Practical Astrology Containing Rules and Astronomical Diagrams for finding the right ascensions, ascensional differences, declinations, etc of the planets and fixed stars. The Whole Art of Directions According to Principles strictly Mathematical, with an easy method of rectifying nativities. Rules to Erect a Theme of the Heavens for any Latitude by Trigonometry and the Celestial Globe. Precepts for Judging Natibities, whereby every important event in olife may be discovered from the cradle to the Tomb. The Whole Nativity of the Author, with several other remarkable Genitures with many hundreds of directions calculated in full.
London: S. Cornish & Co., 1839. First edition. Hard Cover. 16mo. 203pp. errata. Marble paper over black cloth. Engraved frontispiece. Charts and illustrations. Binding cracked at front gutter. Lacking front endpaper. Lacking half'-title page. Name of previous owner in blue ink which has faded into the frontispiece. Heavy soiling to page 184. Top edge of page 90 tore (not affecting text) Chipping at top of page 95 (not affecting text) Some scattered pencil notations. Scarce. fair. Item #48327