Bk 1.xxxvi 20-22 De schematibus (conc.)

Any researcher trying to investigate ancient, classical and medieval names for the winds soon encounters a cacophony of views and customs, but it still seems curious that Isidore’s  Austros has been translated ‘East wind’ by the CUP English translation especially since Book XIII shows Auster opposed, in the usual way, to Aquilo as the North wind. Further […]