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Excerpt from Albumazar A Comedy 1615Though certain alterations have necessarily been made because of my changed plans for this paper's publication I have retained the basic principles of editions for the Materials Specifically I have not established an eclectic text but have reprinted the First uarto verbatim I have deliberately erred on the side of gener osity in the explanatory notes and I have written a full introduc tion which has for its leading article as it were the chapter on the intellectual background After this chapter was complete two major accounts of Renaissance astrology appeared Lynn Thorn dike's H istory of Magic and Experimental Science Volumes V and VI and Don Cameron Allen's Tile star crossea' Renaissance I have nevertheless allowed my original brief survey to stand un altered because it is the product of independent research and be cause through a somewhat different emphasis it supplements their findingsAbout the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at wwwforgottenbookscomThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases an imperfection in the original such as a blemish or missing page may be replicated in our edition We do however repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works