Although countless volumes have been written upon the subject of Astrology, this is the only book which states the simple principles of the Zodiac in simple terms, making the entire matter clear to the average understanding. This volume indicates the Location, Characteristics, and Influence of each Sign of the Zodiac, giving the Days which each sign governs, and the Gems and Astral Colors associated with each. The Diseases of the Body, how to cure them, and the Faults of Character incidental to the different Domains. The Methods of Growth for each human being. The Domains from which Companions, Husbands, and Wives should be selected. The Characteristics of Children born in different Domains, and the Conditions to be observed in their Care and Education. The personal Ability and Talent of the individual with reference to Domestic, Social, and Business success.
There have been many and various interpretations of the zodiac and its sway upon humanity, but rarely one so generous as this charming 1894 volume. Its complete and tolerant interpretations of the kinds of people to be found under each sign of the zodiac features... . typical personal appearance of each sign . the kinds of companions each sign attracts . faults to be aware of in each sign . diseases each sign is particularly susceptible to . how to raise a child of each sign . what it means to be on the cusp of each sign . and more. Eleanor K. Ames, a.k.a. ELEANOR KIRK (1831-1908), also wrote "Libra: An Astrological Romance" (1896) and "Christ of the Red Planet" (1901).