Seven Stars

Seven Stars

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Seven Stars traces the meaning and origins of the Seven Stars pub sign back 1500 years to the legal codes of the Anglo-Saxons and beyond that to the mythological astronomy of the ancient Mediterranean region. It is believed that the sign of the Seven Stars originated in the star cluster of the seven Pleiades which was considered to be a bunch of grapes in the sky in a Dionysian and Bacchic world view and therefore used as a suitable tavern sign. The first half of… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Unicorn (March 15, 2019)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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