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"De remediis utriusque fortunae" https://la.wikisource.org/wiki/Liber:Petrarca_-_De_remediis_utriusque_fortunae.djvu ... Kaplan's argument isn't valid, as the text also doesn't note the game of chess (a game, which isn't a game of luck, but a game of skill; the text is especially about fortune, not ...

Re: The trump labels of France

I mostly wanted to know where these Viéville labels came from, which you have now told me. From the original Vieville deck. https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b10510963k.r=vieville%20jeu%20des%20cartes?rk=21459;2 https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b10510963k/f73.highres https://gallica.bnf.fr...

Re: The three Zodiac cards in Noblet, and the Gemini in books of hours

Manilius organized in pairs of opposition: Minerva-Aries ... Vulcanus-Libra Venus-Taurus ... Mars-Scorpio Apollo-Gemini ... Diana-Sagittarius Mercury-Cancer ... Vesta-Capricorn Jupiter-Leo ... Juno-Aquarius Ceres-Virgo ... Neptun-Pisces If Leo is the place of Jupiter, then Juno must have been the pl...

Re: The three Zodiac cards in Noblet, and the Gemini in books of hours

Still nothing that explains the Sun-Gemini, Moon-Cancer, Star-Aquarius triplet. Appollo, Gemini with Diana-Artemis, rules Gemini in the Manilius-astrology (used in Palazza Schifanoia, Ferrara, started 1469). Moon-Cancer is a common astrology connection, Moon rules Cancer. In the Manilius-astrology ...

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