Under the sign of the zodiac, Taurus,
Was published for reference
*English lexicographer Peter Mark Roget. Roget was a physician as well. And a ‘natural theologian’—someone whose understanding of God derived from the light reason and the study of nature, and not from Divine Revelation. The original edition has 15,000 words and is on display at the Karpeles Library Museum in California. The poet Sylvia Plath said if she were marooned on a desert isle with only one book to read, she would choose Roget’s Thesaurus over the Bible.