Unformatted text preview: Dorset: Blandford, 1980. p. 61 Recall our quotation from Plato's Republic , where, in the Myth of Er he wrote, " . . . Upon each of its circles stood a siren who was carried round with its movements, uttering the concords of a single scale." [Republic p. 354] This is the origin of the expression, Music of the Spheres....
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- The Republic, Armillary sphere, Antique Scientific Instruments, Celestial Circles