Astrology (page 1/5)

details...
[picture: Front Cover, Sibly Astrology Book]

A New and Complete Illustration of the Occult Sciences by Ebenezer Sibly [1751-1800], M.D. F.R.H.S., Embellished with Curious Copper-Plates, London, 1806.

Part of this text is online courtesy of Joseph H. Peterson, and a search for Ebenezer Sibly, A New and Complete Illustration of the Occult Sciences, Book 4 should find it; since he doesn’t allow any further reproduction, I have not linked to it directly.

Title: Astrology

Author: Sibly, Ebenezer

City: London

Date: 1806

Total items: 43

Out of copyright (called public domain in the USA), hence royalty-free for all purposes usage credit requested, or as marked.

Some sample images

[picture: Capricorn (the Goat)]

Capricorn (the Goat)

Zodiac sign for Capricorn taken from The Zodiac [$]

[picture: The Lapsed State of Man when contaminated by Lucifer, & under the Dominion of Sidereal & Elementary Influx (2 of 2)]

The Lapsed State of Man when contaminated by Lucifer, & under the Dominion of Sidereal & Elementary Influx (2 of 2)

“The fourth figure is intended to shew a faint resemblance of an abandoned and more degenerated state of fallen human nature, when the will and passions of man are given up to vice, and contaminated with the gross or bestial quality of deadly sin and wickedness. He is led captive by an evil spirit, the agent of Lucifer, having his will darkened, and every spark of light extinguished, that could flow from the intellectual faculties of the soul, or from the collision of virtue and sense. Such are the men described by St. Paul in his Epistle to the [...] [more...] [$]

[picture: Nativity Chart for James Usher / Bishop Ussher]

Nativity Chart for James Usher / Bishop Ussher

James Usher, Archbishop of Armargh.
Born January 4. 1. 3m. P.M. 1580. [more...] [$]

[picture: A View of Man in his Primeval State as invested With power by his Creator to rule & Govern gross Elements (Fig. 2 of 2)]

A View of Man in his Primeval State as invested With power by his Creator to rule & Govern gross Elements (Fig. 2 of 2)

“The second figure shews the elementary and astral influence in the prime-eval state of man, as having no action whatever internally, but falling on his exterior or back parts; whilst his face, turned to the light, received the beautific vision of [...] [more...] [$]

[picture: Aries (the Ram, or Sheep)]

Aries (the Ram, or Sheep)

Zodiac sign for Aries taken from The Zodiac [$]


Tags in this source:

alchemy angels animals aquarius aries astrology astronomy bare feet beards book covers borders buildings cancer capricorn cattle charts cherubs children christmas churches colour crabs demonology diagrams fish foliated borders full-page borders gemini ghosts goats greyscale hats heaven interiors leo libra lions machinery marriage medicine musical instruments mythical creatures night scenes nudity occult page images pentacles people pictures of books pisces planets portraits religion sagittarius science scorpio seals sheep spirit spooky stars sun symbols taurus temples title pages virgo windows zodiac

Places shown:

Bethlehem ·none

A New and Complete Illustration of the Occult Sciences by Ebenezer Sibly [1751-1800], M.D. F.R.H.S., Embellished with Curious Copper-Plates, London, 1806.

Part of this text is online courtesy of Joseph H. Peterson, and a search for Ebenezer Sibly, A New and Complete Illustration of the Occult Sciences, Book 4 should find it; since he doesn’t allow any further reproduction, I have not linked to it directly.


Note: If you got here from a search engine and don’t see what you were looking for, it might have moved onto a different page within this gallery.