Underlinings (#28)

As John Dee’s library is readied for exhibition at the Royal College of Physicians Museum (in January 2016), Richard Moss explains:

At once deeply religious and fastidiously superstitious, Dee was a scholar of mathematics and magic, a keen historian and courtier and tutor to Elizabeth I and a polymath whose interests included astronomy, astrology, exploration, the occult, alchemy, spying and imperialism. …

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