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[36d] to the Revolution of the Same and of the Uniform. For this alone He suffered to remain uncloven, whereas He split the inner Revolution in six places into seven unequal circles, according to each of the intervals of the double and triple intervals,1 three double and three triple2. These two circles then He appointed to go in contrary directions; and of the seven circles into which He split the inner circle, He appointed three to revolve at an equal speed, the other four3 to go at speeds equal neither with each other nor with the speed of the aforesaid three, yet moving at speeds the ratios of which one to another are those of natural integers.

And when the construction of the Soul had all been completed to the satisfaction of its Constructor, then He fabricated within it all the Corporeal,


1 Viz. 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 27.

2 Viz. 2, 4, 8 double; 3, 9, 27 triple.

3 The three are Sun, Venus, Mercury; the four Moon, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn.

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