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Omen of the Birds

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Published by World Publishing Co. in Cleveland, OH .
Written in English

  • Etruria
    • Subjects:
    • Etruria -- History -- Juvenile fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by the author.
      GenreJuvenile fiction.
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.B38823 Om
      The Physical Object
      Pagination157 p. b illus.
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5917783M
      LC Control Number64020961

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Augury—the art of interpreting birds as omens—has been around since before the ancient Romans. An "auspice" is a Latin term for the messages birds might convey. An "augur" (a word that means both omen and one who sees an omen) would "take the auspices" by looking at "aves" (birds) and "reading" their appearance and behavior.

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A portrait falling off the wall is a bad omen, and frequently foretells the death of the subject. A similar superstition says that if the glass on a portrait breaks of its own accord, a death will occur in the family. The wax dripping down a burning candle is called the “shroud”, and foretells of death toward the person to whom it is directed.

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Birds for that matter, with their ability to fly high in the sky, are taken to be anything from signs of freedom to transition. Omen birds are an important theme in the Odyssey. They are important prophecies. Omen birds play a much stronger part in Ithaca and in Telemachus's story than in the Odyssey.

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