Prophecy and Power: Astrology in Early Modern England

@inproceedings{Curry1989ProphecyAP,
  title={Prophecy and Power: Astrology in Early Modern England},
  author={P. Curry},
  year={1989}
}
  • P. Curry
  • Published 1989
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