Thousand and One Notable Nativities

Mrs. Maurice Brett ) .- AA b cm 891 Das , P. B .: leader of Indian Anarchists ' section at Dacca , underwent trial in 1911 .- ( ps ) . 896 " Datas , " the Human ENCYCLOPEDIA : tours the variety theatres , giving dates of all notable ...

Author: Alan Leo

Publisher: Health Research Books

ISBN: 9780787305512

Category: Astrology

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"The Astrologer's Who's Who." Contents: Alphabetical Index of Names; House Cusps & Planets (in numerical order); Some Explanatory Notes; on the Tabulation of Horoscopes; Notes to Second Edition.

Something that I read in a book W B Yeats s Annotations at the National Library of Ireland

Narrative is in Latin. 1113. [YL *1103]. [NLI 40,568/129; 54 sheets; envelope 143]. [Leo, Alan]. A Thousand and One Notable Nativities. Alan Leo's Astrological Manuals, no. 11. London: Modern Astrology Office, 1911. viii, 124 pp.

Author: Wayne K. Chapman

Publisher: Liverpool University Press

ISBN: 163804001X

Category: Literary Criticism

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This book is a resource to enable scholars and students in Yeats studies to explore the materials in his library, which, together with his unpublished papers and manuscripts, forms part of the writer’s archive in the National Library. Generally, this first volume describes the evidence that he and his wife, George, left in books by other authors, including extensive indications of close reading and thinking on a surprising range of subjects. This book could not have been written without the generous participation of the Yeats family over many years. Their legacy, now entrusted to the National Library, is robust and endless in potential. This book is about individual cases but also the building of an oeuvre. In short, this book enriches our understanding of Yeats’s accomplishment as a writer in over fifty years of creative effort and nearly seventy-four years of abundant life.


India in the English Musical Imagination 1890 1940

Jupiter was a kind of “ overture for an English country festival . ... studying astrology fairly closely.922 He owned a copy of A Thousand and One Notable Nativities : The Astrologer's Who's Who ( 1911 ) , one of Alan Leo's Astrological ...

Author: Anna Nalini Gwynne

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1911 . Cr . 8vo , PP . 104 . Limp . N. Bryce net 16 Music . GRAVES ( Charles L. ) Post - Victorian Music . ... L. N. Fowler net THOUSAND and One Notable Nativities ( A ) The Astrologer's Who's Who . Roy . 16mo .

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Resonances of the Raj

A Thousand and One Notable Nativities: The Astrologer's Who's Who compiled by the sub-editor of 'Modern Astrology.' No. 11 of Alan Leo's Astrological Manuals (London: L. N. Fowler & Co., 1911); Wagner appears on p. 94, Kipling on p. 98.

Author: Nalini Ghuman

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 019931490X

Category: Music

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During the century of British rule of the Indian subcontinent known as the British Raj, the rulers felt the significant influence of their exotic subjects. Resonances of the Raj examines the ramifications of the intertwined and overlapping histories of Britain and India on English music in the last fifty years of the colonial encounter, and traces the effects of the Raj on the English musical imagination. Conventional narratives depict a one-way influence of Britain on India, with the 'discovery' of Indian classical music occurring only in the post-colonial era. Drawing on new archival sources and approaches in cultural studies, author Nalini Ghuman shows that on the contrary, England was both deeply aware of and heavily influenced by India musically during the Indian-British colonial encounter. Case studies of representative figures, including composers Edward Elgar and Gustav Holst, and Maud MacCarthy, an ethnomusicologist and performer of the era, integrate music directly into the cultural history of the British Raj. Ghuman thus reveals unexpected minglings of peoples, musics and ideas that raise questions about 'Englishness', the nature of Empire, and the fixedness of identity. Richly illustrated with analytical music examples and archival photographs and documents, many of which appear here in print for the first time, Resonances of the Raj brings fresh hearings to both familiar and little-known musics of the time, and reveals a rich and complex history of cross-cultural musical imaginings which leads to a reappraisal of the accepted historiographies of both British musical culture and of Indo-Western fusion.



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