Life of William Lilly 1
Epistle to the Student in Astrology 10
Introduction to Astrology ^
Of the Planets ib-
' The Signs of the Zodiac 14
--Northern Signs ib-
-Southern Signs ib*
Diagram of the Sun's Motion in the Zodiac 15
Tropical Signs 16
Equinoctial Signs ib*
Double-bodied Signs ib.
Moveable ditto ib.
Fixed ditto ib.
Fiery ditto ib.
Earthy ditto ib.
Dragon's Head and Tail 16, 52
Figure of the Twelve Rouses 20
Of the Aspects * 24
Orbs of the Planets 25
Of Parallels ib.
Nature and Signification of the Twelve Houses 27
Digitized by UooQie
Of the Fourth House 30
-Fifth ditto ib.
-Sixth ditto 31
-Seventh ditto 31
-Eighth ditto 32
-Eleventh ditto ib.
-Twelfth ditto 34
Of Saturn and his Significations 35
— Jupiter and his Significations 38
— Mars and his Significations 40
— the Sun and his Significations 42
— Venus and her Significations 45
— the Moon and her Significations 50
Colours of the Planets and Signs .. 57
Use to be made of the Twelve Signs 67
Essential Dignities of the Planets 69
Table of ditto 72
Considerations before Judgment 74
Introduction to the Judgment of a Question 75
To know whether a Thing will be brought to perfection, yea or nay. 77
Of the true time of erecting a Figure 80
Of the Planet which hinders or impedites the Thing demanded .. 81
Questions concerning thb First House. If the Querent be likely to live long ? 83
To what part it is best the Querent should direct his affairs .. 86
Whst part of Life is likely to be best? 86
If one shall find the Party at Home he would speak with ? .. 95 A thing suddenly happening, whether it signifies good or evil ? .. 96 What Mark, Mole, or Scar, the Querent has on any part of his Body ? 97
Psrt8 of Man's Body ruled by the Twelve Signs ib.
Whether one absent be dead or alive ? 98
Messure of Time 100
Of a Ship, and her safety or destruction 105
Psrts of a Ship ruled by the Signs 107
A Ship at Sea. In what condition ? Ill
Judgments concerning the Second House 112
Whether the Querent shall be rich ? By what means attain it ? &c. ib.
Signs of Poverty, and its cause 115
If the Querent shall obtain the substance he hath lent, or which he demands? 116
If one shall acquire gain or profit from the Government, or any *
Nobleman or Person of high rank ? Ac. 117
Example.—If the Querent should be rich, or subsist himself without
Marriage ? 119
Op the Third House, viz., of Brethren, Kindred, News, Short
— Reports, News, Rumours, &c., whether true or false ? &c. .. 126
— Counsel or Advic| given by a Neighbour, &c. 127
— Short Journeys, whether good to go or not ? ib.
Or the Fourth House, viz., of Parents, Lands, Tenements, Cities,
To find a Thing hidden or mislaid ib.
Of Buying and Selling Lands, Houses, &c. 136
If it be good to take the House, Farm, &c ..138
Shall the Querent enjoy the estate of his Father ? 140
Of removing from one House or Place to another . 141, 221
— Treasure, Mines, &c. concealed in the Ground .. 142 Question of purchasing Houses 143
Of thb Fifth Hovsb 147
If one shall have Children, yea or nay ? ib.
If a Woman ask whether she may have a Child ? .. ib.
Whether a Man shall have Children by his Wife, or his intended Wife ? 148
Whether a Woman be with Child ? ib.
Is the Child male or female ? 150
Shall the Child live or die ? ib.
Of the Time of the Birth ? 151
— Messengers or Ambassadors ib.
Of the Sixth House, viz. of Sickness, Servants, Small Cattle, &c. 158
What Part of the Body is afflicted ? 159
The cause and nature of the Sickness .. .. 160
Diseases signified by the Houses 164
Signs of a short Disease 161
-long Disease 162
Testimonies of Recovery .. 164
Arguments of Death 165
To know whether the Querent be really ill or not .. 166
Of the Crises, or of critical days 167
How long before Recovery ? 168
Judgments from the Affliction of ]> at the first Illness, &c. .. 169 Table, shewing what part of Man's Body each Planet signifies in the
Twelve Signs 179
Diseases of h 180
The Seventh House, &c 186
Aphorisms and Considerations, for better judging any horary question ib.
Whether a Man shall Marry ? 190
The Time of Marriage ib.
Of Marriage with any particular Person .. .. .. 191
Testimonies that the Marriage shall be hindered .. 192
TABLE OP COTTTENTS. XU1
What shall be the cause of the Marriage being prevented .. .. 192
To describe the person and qualities of the future Wife, &c. - 194
Whether the ftiture Wife, &c. shall be rich or not ? ib.
How the Parties shall agree ? 195
Whether a Lady have a Lover ? &c fr-
--the Child conceived is the child of its reputed father ? . ib.
---a Woman living from her Husband shall return ? .. 201
Of Runaways, Things lost, &c 202
The Place where the Thing lost is
How the Thing was lost 203
Whether the Thing missing be stolen ? 204
The kind of place a Thing lost is in ? 205
Of a Fugitive, and whether he shall be found or returned .. 207
Whether the Thief be Male or Female ? 210
In what part of a house Things lost or stolen may be 214
Whether the Goods shall be recovered or not ? 216
Of the Thief's Person 217
— Removing from place to place 141, 221 Of Lawsuits .. 222
— Making Purchases or Sales 223
Whether the Querent have any Adversaries or open Enemies .. 227
Of the Eighth House, and its Questions 249
Whether an absent Person be dead or alive ? ib.
Of the Death of the Querent 250
Whether the Wife's Fortune will be great ? &c 251
-the Querent shall suffer by a particular thing of which he is in fear ? 252
Of a long Journey, and its Issue 255
— the Return, &c. of a Person who it gone a long- Journey .. .. 256
Whether a Person shall remain in the Office he holds ? .. 270
-a King expelled his Kingdom, &c., shall be restored .. 271
Of the Employment of which any one is capable .. 272
Of the Eleventh House, &c. 276
Whether any one shall have the thing hoped for ? ib.
Of the Sincerity of Friends 277
Of the Twelfth House, &c 278
To know who a private Enemy is ib.
Whether a Person committed to Prison shall be discharged? .. ib.
Whether a Prisoner of War shall escape, &c 279
Figure of the time when King Charles the First set up his Standard at Nottingham 286
Figure of the exact time of the Death of King Charles the first .. 290 Fac-timile of the Hieroglyphic of the Great Plague .. .. 292
-of the Astrological Hieroglyphic of the Great Fire in London 293
Aphorisms by Zadkiel 294
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