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The mythological astronomy of the ancients demonstrated, by restoring to their fables and symbols their original meanings / [Sampson Arnold Mackey].

  • Mackey, Sampson Arnold.
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Norwich : R. Walker, 1824.

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3 parts : plates (one with volvelle) ; (12mo)


2 ed.


First published in 1822.
Copy 1 Note: Issued with Appendix, containing the mythological explanations of many of the Hindoo registers of time [And] Part the second. Containing the astronomical explanation of the Hindoo mythology, and their celebrated mystical numbers. This copy inlaid in a 4to volume with other works by Mackey (see below). Upper part of t.p. to 1st ed. mounted as label on spine and remainder tipped in at front of vol. First leaf inscribed 'The papers contained in this book collected from time to time as they were published and inlaid into their present form April 1844 by John Howe, Bridge St., Southwark, London' and 'Bound by Mr. S. Winkley, Park St.'.


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