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From first-aid necessities to life-saving strategies, it's worthy having an individual who is aware what they're doing to deal with life's little (and vast) emergencies. the newest variation of this best-selling guide, released in organization with the UK's 3 prime first-aid prone, St John's Ambulance, St Andrew's Ambulance organization and the British pink move, supplies the data you would like immediately if somebody falls in poor health or will get hurt.

Live-action step by step images make it easier to deal with casualties and over a hundred health conditions and accidents, from minor burns to middle assaults. locate info at the most recent life-saving tactics and resuscitation guidance in addition to uncomplicated first reduction concepts, like bandaging and making use of dressings. Plus, chapters clarify what it's like being a primary aider, what to do in an emergency scenario and the way to appear after a casualty. retain it convenient - for domestic, for paintings and for leisure.

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I, p. 8; Ficino p. 1837. Lactantius, Div. , IV, viii, ix; Fletcher's translation, I, pp. 224, 226. 3 Cicero, De nat. , I l l , 22; quoted by Lactantius, Div. , I, vi (Fletcher's translation, I, p. 15). The quotation from Cicero is made in a passage in which Lactantius is putting Hermes with the Sibyls, so it could have been suggested to the designer of the mosaic by Lactantius, not directly by Cicero. 4 See R. H. Cust, The Pavement Masters of Siena, London, 1901, pp. 23, 31. Hermes was known as a Gentile prophet in the Middle Ages and this is not the earliest representation of him with the Sibyls; but it is the first which shows him in his full Renaissance glory.

In his analysis of this passage, E. 2 Thus the priestly I think... that those ancient sages, who sought to secure the presence of divine beings by the erection of shrines and statues, showed insight into the nature of the All; they perceived that, though this Soul (of the world) is everywhere tractable, its presence will be secured all the more readily when an appropriate receptacle is elaborated, a place especially capable of receiving some portion or phase of it, something reproducing it and serving like a mirror to catch an image of it.

Silverstein in Archives d'histoire doctrinale et litteraire du Moyen Age, 1955 (22), pp. 217-302. On the influence of this work, see above, p. 13, note 3. 2 The Arabic text of Picatrix, ed. H. Ritter, is published in Studien der Bibliothek Warburg, Vol. XII, 1933, A German translation by H. Ritter and M. Plessner of the Arabic text is published in Studies of the Warburg Institute, University of London, Vol. 27, 1962; an outline in English of the contents of the Arabic text is given in this volume.

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