Uhle, Michael ‘[Astrologische Bibliothek Band XXI:] Die Fixsterne: Ihre Bedeutung in der Astrologie’ Theosophisches Verlagshaus, Leipzig, undated[1]. Original quarter-cloth with paper-covered boards. [2] + [pp. iii-iv] + 211 + [pp. 212-225 of tables] + [3 pages of advertisements]

Uhle, Michael ‘[Astrologische Bibliothek Band XXI:] Die Fixsterne: Ihre Bedeutung in der Astrologie[2]’ Theosophisches Verlagshaus, Leipzig, undated[3]. Original paper covers (slight tearing to extremities of front hinge). (Splash stains to outer margin of leaf comprising pp. 29-30.) [2] + [pp. iii-iv] + 211 + [pp. 212-225 of tables] + [3 pages of advertisements]

Uhle, Michael ‘Die Fixsterne: Ihre Bedeutung in der Astrologie’ Chiron Verlag, Tübingen, undated[4]. Paper-covered boards. [2 leaves of prelims.] + [pp. iii-iv] + 225 + [3 leaves of advertisements]

Uhle, Professor Dr. ‘[Astrologische Bibliothe XX:] Die Lehre von den Transiten – Die Wirkung der einfachen und progressiven Transite der Planeten über die wichtigen Plätze und Stellen des Geburtshoroskopes – In übersichtlicher und leicht verständlicher Form dargestellt und erläutert’ Theosophisches Verlagshaus, Leipzig, undated[5]. Original quarter-cloth with paper-covered boards. [2] + [pp. iii-iv] + 197 + [pp. 198-202 of tables] + [6 pages]

Uhlemann, Max, Dozent der ägyptischer Literatur und Altertumskunde zu Göttingen[6] ‘[Quellenschriften zur Astrologie: Eine Sammlung alter und älterer astrologischer Schriftsteller, Band IV:] Grundzüge der Astronomie und Astrologie besonders der Ägypter’ Theosophisches Verlagshaus, Leipzig, 1921. Original card covers. [4] + [pp. v-viii] + 133 + [pp. 1-3 of advertisements] + [rear cover backed with imprimatur]

Umar Al-Tabari – see under Dykes, Benjamin; and under Omar of Tiberias, above

Ungar, Anne and Huber, Lillian ‘The Horary Reference Book’ ACS Publications Inc., San Diego, CA, 1984. Card covers (light wear to extremities of spine and lower outer corner of front cover). [1 leaf] + [3] + [1 page of advertisements] + [4] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 3-13] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 17-28] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 31-2] + 1 leaf] + [pp. 35-91 of tables] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 95-163] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 167-171] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 175-184] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 187-197] + [2 leaves] + [4] + [3 pages of advertisements] + [3 lined pages headed ‘NOTES’]

Unglaub, Bernd ‘Schicksal und Planetenlauf Heft 3: Die Zwillings-Menschen geboren zwischen 21. Mai und 21. Juni: ihr persönliches Schicksal bis zum Jahre 1935’ Bernhard Funck Verlag, München, undated[7]

Upendracharia (attrib.); tr. Iyer, N. Chidambaram, B.A., F.T.S., Founder of the Tiruvadi Jotistantra Sabha ‘[Aryan Miscellany[7a]:] Jinendramala of Upendracharia. An exhaustive work on Prasna or Horary Astrology’ K. R. Press, 289, Thumboo Chetty Street, Madras, 1890. Textured cloth (moderate wear to extremities of spine; wear to outer corners of boards). [1 leaf] + vii + [1 leaf] + iii + 161 + [1 leaf of advertisements]

Urania [pseud.] ‘Examples in Astrology’ Occult Book Shop, Crystal Bay, Minn., undated[8]. This copy signed by Thyrza Escobar to FFEP, with additional label of presentation by Golden Seal Research Headquarters Research Library to Chapel of Reflection Reference Library, dated 20 March 1961, adhered to same. Card covers (shortish tear to top of rear hinge; some ink-staining to spine and upper margin of rear cover). (Previous owner’s inked marginal arrow to p. 46.) [3] + [3] + 63 + [1 page of blank chart wheels]

Urania [pseud.] ‘Examples in Equinoctial Changes. Mundane Astrology’ Publisher Not Stated, undated[9]. Oversized textured card covers. Staplebound pamphlet. [1] + [4] + 33 + [2 pages of tables] + [3-panel fold-out table[10] glued down to inside of rear cover]

Urania [pseud.] ‘Horary Astrology – Pocket Edition’ Occult Book Shop, Crystal Bay, Minn., undated[11]. Original narrow card covers (front cover detached; rear cover attached to final leaf only). Staplebound pamphlet. [Front cover backed with first half of double-page diagram] + [2] + [1 leaf] + 19 + [diagram] + [pp. 21-5] + [rear cover backed with second half of double-page diagram]

Urania – see also under White, Frederick R.[12], below

Urban-Lurain, Mark ‘Astrology as Science: a Statistical Approach – A Thesis – Originally Titled: A Multidimensional Model for Evaluating Astronomical Concomitancies of Human Behavior – Submitted to Michigan State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts – Multidisciplinary Program[,] College of Social Science[,] 1981’ American Federation of Astrologers, Inc., 6535 S. Rural Road, Tempe, Arizona, 1984. Large format card covers. iii + [p. v] + [p. vii] + [p. ix] + 11 + [pp. 13-43] + [pp. 45-7] + [pp. 49-51] + [pp. 53-4] + [pp. 55-8 of tables] + [pp. 59-60] + [pp. 61-9 of tables] + [pp. 71-7]

Vagi, Michael ‘Die Mondknoten und die Astrologie  – mit mehreren Zeichen- und Häuserreihen – Anhang: Besondere Häusertabellen (Häuserspitzen und Häusergrenzen)’ Dr. Georg Vajna & Co., Budapest, 1942. Two copies. Both copies: Original card covers. Copy A: (light wear to extremities of front hinge). Copy B: (covers detached; outer spine mostly missing). Both copies: [4] + [p. 5] + [pp. 7-86] + [pp. 87-9 of tables] + [pp. 90-9] + [pp. 100-2 of charts] + [3-panel plate including one fold-out panel] + [pp. 103-112 of charts] + [pp. 113-5] + [pp. 116-128 of tables] + [rear cover featuring advertisements]

Vale [pseud.] ‘Lessons in Astrology’ Isha Books, B-69, New Gupta Colony, New DDA Market, New Delhi, 2013[13]. Paper-covered boards in dj. [1 leaf] + [2] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 7-123]

Valens, Pseudo – see under Dorotheus, above

Valens, Vettius – see under Vettius Valens, below

Valentine, Christine ‘Images of the Psyche: Exploring the Planets through Psychology and Myth’ Element Books Limited, Longmead, Shaftesbury, Dorset, 1991. Card covers. (Former institutional library stickers to half-title page.)

Valeria, Andrea; Rifkin, Sherri ‘Astrological Intelligence: a Practical System for Illuminating Life’s Everyday Choices’ [Second Impression] – Three Rivers Press, Crown Publishers Inc., New York, NY, unclearly dated[14]

Van Bladel, Kevin[15] ‘[Oxford Studies in Late Antiquity[16]:] The Arabic Hermes: From Pagan Sage to Prophet of Science’ Oxford University Press, Inc., 198 Madison Avenue, New York, New York 10016, 2009. Paper-covered boards in dj. [4] + [pp. v-xii] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 3-118] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 121-239] + [pp. 241-265] + [pp. 267-278]

Van Cleempoel, Koenraad[17] ‘Astrolabes at Greenwich: a Catalogue of the Astrolabes in the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich[18]’ Oxford University Press, Great Clarendon Street, Oxford OX2 / National Maritime Museum, London, 2005. Very large-format cloth in dj.Held in a solid outwardly card-covered slipcase. Contents printed on glossy paper throughout. Text in dual columns. [1] + [colour frontis.] +  [2] + [p. v] + [pp. vii-ix] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 3-13] + [pp. 15-71] + [pp. 73-89] + [pp. 91-111] + [1 leaf] + [16 pages of colour plates] + [pp. 115-279] + [2 pages of plates] + [pp. 282-319] + [pp. 321-333] + [p. 335] + [pp. 337-9]

Van der Waerden, Bartel L.[19] ’Science Awakening II: the Birth of Astronomy’ Noordhoff International Publishing, A Division of A. W. Sijthoff International Publishing Company B.V., Leyden, The Netherlands / Oxford University Press, New York, 1974. Publisher’s errata slip laid in. Cloth in dj (moderate wear to extremities of spine and of front flap-fold; small tear to bottom edge of rear cover; 4-inches’ separation to central section of rear flap-fold). [Frontis.] + [1 leaf] + [2] + [pp. vii-xiv] + [1 leaf] + 21 + [plate] + [pp. 23-9] + [plate] + [pp. 31-80] + [plate] + [pp.  82-122] + [2 pages of plates] + [pp. 125-130] + [2 pages of plates] + [pp. 133-142] + [plate] + [pp. 144-151] + [plate] + [p. 153] + [plate] + [pp. 155-166] + [plate] + [pp. 168-234] + [plate] + [pp. 236-242] + [table] + [pp. 244-306] + [plate] + [pp. 308-325] + [pp. 327-347]. [Rear dj flap with advertisement[20]]

Van Deusen, Edmund ‘Astro-Genetics: How Your Parents’ Genes and Your Season of Birth Can Influence Your Life’ Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York, 1976. Quarter-cloth (moderate wear to extremities of spine) with textured paper-covered boards (moderate wear to outer corners of boards) in dj (some dark-staining). [2 leaves] + [3] + [2 leaves] + 27 + [2] + [pp. 30-34] + [3] + [pp. 38-46] + [3] + [pp. 50-4] + [3] + [pp. 58-66] + [3] + [pp. 70-4] + [3] + [pp. 78-92] + [3] + [pp. 96-100] + [1] + [pp. 102-203]

Van Norstrand, Frederic, Counselor-at-Astrology ‘Gabriel, Angel of Birth, of Dreams and Aspirations: The Influence of the Moon in the Twelve Signs of the Zodiac[21]’ Clancy Publications, Inc., New York, 1942. Original thin card covers. Staplebound pamphlet. [2] + [pp. 3-107]

Van Norstrand, Frederic ‘Jupiter Through the Signs’ Clancy Publications, Inc., Tucson, Arizona, 1980. Textured card covers. Staplebound pamphlet. [2] + [1 leaf] + 40

Van Norstrand, Frederic ‘Mars Through the Signs’ Clancy Publications, Inc., Tucson, Arizona, 1982

Van Norstrand, Frederic ‘Precepts in Mundane Astrology: a Restatement of the Procedures, Rules and Considerations to be Observed When Judging a Mundane Figure’ Macoy Publishing Company, New York, N.Y., 1962. Cloth (moderate wear to extremities of spine hinges and outer corners of boards). [1 leaf] + [chart] + [3] + [pp. vii-ix] + [pp. xi-xii] + 113

Van Pelt, Tamise ‘Birth Pattern Psychology: Personality Assessment through the Birth Chart’ Para Research, Inc., Gloucester, Massachusetts, 1985

Van Slooten, Erik ‘Klassische Horoskopdeutung: Würden und Aspektbildung in der klassischen Astrologie’ 2. Auflage – Chiron Verlag, Tübingen, 2010. Paper-covered boards. 95pp + [9 pages of advertisements]

Van Slooten, Erik ‘Klassische Stundenastrologie: Ein Lehrgang zum Selbststudium’ Chiron Verlag, Tübingen, 2008. Paper-covered boards. 198pp + [5 leaves of advertisements]

Van Slooten, Erik ‘Lehrbuch der Stundenastrologie: Fragen und Antworten aus dem Horoskop des Augenblicks’ 2. Auflage – Chiron Verlag, Tübingen, 2004

Van Slooten, Erik ‘Stundenastrologie in der Praxis’ Ebertin Verlag, Freiburg-in-Breisgau, 2001

Van Solden, Bert ‘Das astrologische Examen Band 1: Die mündliche Prüfung’ Uranus-Verlag, Memmingen (Bayern), 1937. Two copies. Both copies: Original card covers. Copy A: (spine and inner and bottom margins of front cover sun-faded.) Copy B: (tiny chip lost from top edge of front cover; light separation and some minor chipping to extremities of spine hinges). Both copies: [2] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 9-101] + [1] + [8 pages of advertisements]

Van Solden, Bert ‘Das richtige Jahreshoroskop: Seine Berechnung und Deutung wie sie die Praxis lehrt, mit zahlreichen Beispielen’ Uranus-Verlag, Memmingen (Bayern), 1936. [2] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 9-21]  + [pp. 23-31] + [p. 33] + [pp. 35-9] + [p. 41] + [pp. 43-5] + [p. 47] + [pp. 49-53] + [pp. 55-7] + [p. 59] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 63-75] + [p. 77] + [2 pages of advertisements]

Van Soldt, Wilfred H. ‘[Uitgaven van het Nederlands Historisch-Archaeologisch Instituut te Istanbul[22] LXXIII:] Solar Omens of Enuma Anu Enlil: Tablets 23 (24) – 29 (30)[23]’ Nederlands Historisch-Archaeologisch Instituut Te Istanbul / Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Oosten, Witte Singel 25, 2300 RA Leiden, Netherlands, 1995. Card covers. Contents printed on glossy paper throughout. [1 leaf] + [3] + [pp. vii-viii] + [2 leaves] + 151 + [monochrome plates i-xv]

Van Stone, J. Henry ‘The Pathway of the Soul: a Study in Zodiacal Symbology’ “Modern Astrology” Office, Imperial Buildings, Ludgate Circus, E.C., London / The Trade Supplied by L. N. Fowler & Co., 7, Imperial Arcade, London, E.C., 1912. Two copies. Both copies: Cloth. [3 leaves] + [pp. vii-xix] + 109 + [pp. i-xviii of advertisements] + [1 further page of advertisements]. Copy A: (light wear to extremities of spine and outer corners of boards). (Tiny inked marginal ticks to p. 57 and crosses to p. 63 and pp. 84-8, with inked marginal note to p. 86.) Copy B: (wear to foot of spine, front spine hinge, and outer corners of boards; light wear to top of spine and rear hinge; former library identifier inked to spine)

Van Toen, Donna ‘The Astrologer’s Node Book’ Samuel Weiser Inc., York Beach, Maine, 1981. Card covers

Van Toen, Donna ‘The Astrologer’s Node Book’ [Fifth Impression] – Samuel Weiser Inc., York Beach, Maine, [1995][24]

Van Toen, Donna ‘The Mars Book: a Guide to Your Personal Energy and Motivation’ This Printing – Samuel Weiser Inc., York Beach, Maine, 1995


[1] DNB gives 1927

[2] The same edition as the above but in the alternative publisher’s issue paper binding

[3] DNB gives 1927

[4] This edition not found in Karlsruhe Virtueller Katalog, so cannot readily be dated; but it is a much later reprint of the original Theosophisches Verlagshaus edition shown above

[5] DNB and other German library records give 1926, which is supported by advertising for a 1926 calendar in the rear of the volume

[6] The credit continues: “Inhaber der Königl. Peurß. goldenen Medaille für Wissenschaft, ordentlichen Mitgliede der deutschen morgenländischen, sowie der historisch-theologischen Gesellschaft zu Leipzig”

[7] DNB records 1928

[7a] An early series of publications focused on English translations of ancient Indian astrological texts. This was the fourth volume to be released in the series, following the Brihat Samhita of Varaha Mihira (q.v.), the Brihat Jataka of Varaha Mihira (q.v. for a later reprint of the same translation) and a shorter work on horary (not in this collection)

[8] An internal reference indicates within the year before March 1931

[9] Internal references suggest probably 1933 or early 1934

[10] The typeface matches that for the previous tables, so this is presumed as issued despite the workmanlike production quality

[11] No publication date recorded in available Worldcat records, but presumed to date from the early 1930s. Over the original printed publisher credit to the title page has been pasted a label of D. G. Nelson, Publisher & Sales Agent, 619 N. State St., Chicago 10, Ill.

[12] NB: Urania is believed to have been a late-adopted pseudonym of White, although this cannot be verified; the above work notably is published from the shop he ran.

[13] A facsimile reprint of the original publication of 1898, whose publisher is not specified here but shown by Worldcat records to be the Light of Truth Pub., Columbus, Ohio. It is said to have been published as Vol. 2, No. 2 of a series called the Light of Truth Library

[14] Dated 1999; but it is unclear whether this date relates to the first or second printing

[15] Described on the dj rear flap as “Assistant Professor of Classics at the University of Southern California”

[16] A series of publicatins edited by Ralph Mathisen

[17] Further credits for their “contributions” go to Silke Ackermann, François Charette, Elly Dekker, Paul Kunitzsch, Richard Lorch, David Proctor and A. J. Turner. Charette has edited the catalogue of Eastern astrolabes, while Van Cleempoel took on the catalogue of European astrolabes; the others each contributed one of the introductory essays

[18] Part of a series of catalogues collectively edited by Kristen Lippincott. The present volume begins with nine essays (pp. 3-111), including three by Van Cleempoel and six by the separately credited contributors identified in the previous footnote. The catalogue of European Astrolabes spans pp. 115-209, and that of Eastern Astrolabes pp. 210-319

[19] “with contributions by Peter Huber”

[20] The advertisement is for Vol. I of the series, which deals with “Egyptian, Babylonian and Greek Mathematics”, and is therefore not directly relevant for the purposes of this collection

[21] Excepting the final tables from p. 84 to the end, this publication is printed in dual-columned pages throughout, and with repeated references to the continuation of articles on later pages; thus, it appears to be essentially a series of articles reprinted from an astrological magazine, and in view of the publisher, it seems most probably sourced in American Astrology Magazine

[22] A series of publications of the Dutch Historical-archaeological Institute of Istanbul, directed by Machteld J. Mellink, J. de Roos, J.J. Roodenberg and K.R. Veenhof

[23] Both the original text and an English translation is provided for the tables covered by this book

[24] A later printing of the original edition of 1981, q. v. above

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