Astronomy / Astrology

Astronomical Texts

Knowledge of the firmament, the identification of the celestial bodies and their supposed effect on individuals’ lives have been an object of study since time immemorial.



Liber Astrologicus of Saint Isidore

Saint Isidore of Seville is without doubt one of the most outstanding men of Late Antiquity. He was one of the founding fathers of the Middle Ages and, above all, the main exponent of the cultural revival of 7th century Visigothic Spain. Indeed, there are very medieval authors that have not drawn on Isidore’s huge output in one way or another