Cramer, Frederick H.
Title ASTROLOGY IN ROMAN LAW AND POLITICS
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Publisher American Philosophical Society 1954
Seller ID 8466
Scholars' bookplate and former owner's name to inner cover. Top of spine and corners slightly bumped. Minor edgewear to extremities. Light soiling to back board. ; Contents: Part I. The Rise and Triumph of Astrology in the Latin world: I. Rise of Astrology in the hellenistic world; II. Conversion of republican Rome to astrology (250-44 BC) ; III. Astrologers - the power behind the throne, from Augustus to Domitian; IV. Astrology in Rome from Nerva to the death of Severus Alexander (96-235) ; Part II. Astrology in Roman Law until the End of the Principate: V. Expulsion of astrologers from Rome and Italy; VI. Empire wide legal restrictions of astrology and other divination during the principate. ; 291 pages
Paganism Political Science Legal And Law Astrology Roman History