Jeremias Drexel's "Christian Zodiac"
Seventeenth-century Publishing Sensation : A Critical EditioneBook - 2013
First published in 1622, Jeremias Drexel's 'Zodiacus christianus' (or 'Christian Zodiac') was a remarkable work of religious iconography and spiritual self-help. Offering the first modern translation into English since the early seventeenth century, this critical edition re-acquaints Anglophone audiences with a sample of the spiritual and philosophical writings of a figure whose significant publication record made him a bestseller during his lifetime and for many decades afterwards. As well as addressing issues of spiritual iconography with relation to 'signs of predestination', the book also.
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, ©2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource (vi, 153 pages)
Alternative Title: Christian zodiac