A modern almanac is a quite modest affair, and contents itself with meteorological, calendarial and perhaps sporting data. Medieval versions were much more speculative, venturing into mystical arcana and astronomical prediction.
Of course, we separate empirical research from religion and speculation too rigorously for medieval minds. Our almanacs are surely half-baked affairs compared to these best sellers of the past.
These images are the first draft of the upcoming release of Mayor: the case of the theftless thief, series 1 of the Mayor series. Check out the Mayor playlist on Spotify.
graphica – fantastica – medieval