Logarithmic tables are, naturally, agreeable to calculation, and are reminiscent of other tables used in the 17th century for divinatory purposes, such as those for Astrology and Geomancy. The works of prominent English Paracelsian physician, astrologer, mathematician, cosmologist, Kabbalist, Rosicrucian, and apologist Robert Fludd (1574 - 1637) abound in tabulations and schemata representing his various views of the cosmos and the place of humankind in it. Nonetheless, just how logarithms were employed for divination remains a mystery.
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