Sibylline Books

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Sibylline Books

nine tomes foretelling Rome’s future. [Rom. Leg.: Brewer Dictionary]
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There was an obvious reason for Spenser to turn to the Sibylline prophecies.
Technical refinements also allowed Isaac Casaubon to reassess the Hermetic Corpus and the Sibylline prophecies, as we learn in "Protestant versus Prophet: Isaac Casaubon on Hermes Trismegistus" and "The Strange Deaths of Hermes and the Sibyls.