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Chinese Astrology contains a lucid account of the major systems of Chinese mysticism. Paul Carus' unique work pictures Chinese astrology and Western astrology side by side. Tables of symbols handily compare Chinese, Indian, Roman and Egyptian astrological symbols. Astrology's aficionados and sceptics will be fascinated by the puzzling similarities of symbols, and will be drawn to wonder if there was more exchange between the East and West at the dawn of civilization than has been documented to date.<P>Chinese Astrology is a scholarly work that can take a proud place in the history of archaeology and Oriental studies. Most books on Oriental thought concentrate on either Confucius or Lao Tze. Paul Carus traces an historical continuum of ideas: the Yih System, P'an-Ku, Feng-Shu Lo-Pan are all part of the history of Chinese thought.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780875481555
Author:
Carus, Paul
Publisher:
Open Court Publishing Company
Location:
LaSalle, Ill.
Subject:
Astrology
Subject:
Psychology
Subject:
Philosophy, chinese
Subject:
Astrology, Chinese
Subject:
Astrology - General
Subject:
Metaphysics-Astrology
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references.
Abridged:
Y
Series Volume:
no. (HRA) 74-1224
Publication Date:
19741231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
148
Dimensions:
9.04x6.04x.41 in. .51 lbs.

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