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1Title:  Dissertatio historico-philosophica De scientiae cometicae fatis et progressu pars posterior: quam ... publica auctoritate in inclyta Vniuersitate Altorfina ad d. Augusti A.O.R. MDCCXXX ... subiicient praeses M. Christophorus Fridericus Tresenreuterus et respondens Iohannnes Caspar Gipserus   
 Creator:  Tresenreuter, Christoph Friedrich, 1709-1746 | Gipser, Johann Kaspar. 
 Publication:  Literis Magni Danielis Meyeri, Altdorf?], [1730] 
 Notes:  Probably printed either at Altdorf or Nürnberg where Meyer published in 1730. At head of title: Q.D.B.V. The day of presentation is left blank on t.p. With: Dissertatio inauguralis philosophica De scientiae cometicae fatis et progressu pars prior / quam ... autoritate ... in Vniuersitate Altorfina praeside Dn. Iohanne Henrico Mullero ... pro sumnis in philosophia honoribus rite consequendis d. XII. Iun. A.O.R. MDCCXXX ... subiicit Christophorus Fridericus Tresenreuterus ... [Altdorf?] Typis Magni Danielis Meyeri, [1730]. 
 Extent:  24 p. ; 20 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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2Title:  An essay on comets: in two parts, part I containing an attempt to explain the phænomena of the tails of comets, and to account for their perpetual opposition to the sun ... : part II pointing out some important ends for which these tails were probably designed : wherein it is shewn, that ..., comets may be inhabited worlds ... : the whole interspersed with observations and reflections on the sun and primary planets   
 Creator:  Oliver, A. (Andrew), 1731-1799 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Printed and sold by Samuel Hall, Salem, New-England, 1772. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographic references. 
 Extent:  [6], vi, 87, [1] p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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3Title:  Cogitata de cometis   
 Creator:  Winthrop, John, 1714-1779 
 Publication:  Londini, MDCCLXVII. 
 Notes:  Detached from: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, vol. LVII, 1767. Dedication to the Royal Society, p. 132, contains author's name. 
 Extent:  27 p. : fold. plate ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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4Title:  Dissertatio de motv et natvra cometarvm   
 Creator:  Pardies, Ignace Gaston, 1636-1673 
 Publication:  Apud Petrvm dv Coq, Typographum Vniuersitatis, Bvrdegalæ [Bordeaux], 1665. 
 Notes:  Signatures: [pi] A-I⁴ K⁴ (K3 + [chi]1) [$1 signed (+A2)] Title vignette (Jesuit device) ; initials; woodcut illustrations. 
 Extent:  74, [8] p. : ill. ; 14 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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5Title:  De eorvm qvi cometae appellantvr, nominibvs, natvra, causis, significatione: cvm historiarvm memorabilivm illvstribus exemplis   
 Creator:  Camerarius, Joachim, 1500-1574 
 Publication:  Imprimebat Iohannes Steinman, Lipsiae, Anno 1582. 
 Notes:  Signatures: A-G⁸. Imprint from colophon. Title vignette (printer's device). "Exempla historiarvm" (running title): p. 25-110. 
 Extent:  1 p.l., 110 p. ; 15 cm. 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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6Title:  Cometen, Propheten: ein kurtzer doch ausführlicher Bericht von der Comet-Sternen Natur und Würckung : samt einer Erzehlung aller Cometen und ihrer Geschichten, soviel deren von Anfang der Welt her, in Historien auffgezeichnet worden, und was jederzeit darauf erfolget   
 Creator:  Bartholin, Thomas, 1616-1680 | Felsecker, Wolfgang Eberhard 
 Publication:  Gedruckt bey Wolf Eberhard Felsseckern, Nürnberg, im Jahr 1665. 
 Notes:  Signatures: A-E⁴. Engraved frontispiece is included in signatures and pagination. Head and tail pieces, initials. 
 Extent:  [40] p. : ill. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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7Title:  A dissertation on comets. Extracted from the writings of the most eminent modern astronomers and philosophers. In a Letter to a Reverend Professor. To which is prefixed, the theory of a comet, by Sir Isaac Newton.   
 Publication:  London : printed for C. Corbett, at Addison's-Head, opposite St Dunstan's-Church, Fleet-Street, [1740?]  
 Extent:  64p. ; 8⁰. 
 Subjects:  Comets - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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8Title:  A dissertation on comets. In three parts. Part I. A confutation of the principles of judicial astrology; wherein it is demonstrated, that comets cannot be presages of good or evil to man. Part II. The various theories of comets, according to the antients and moderns: a particular account of the comet which is now visible on the continent, and will soon be seen here; with the methods of determining it's course, velocity, magnitude, distance, heat, time of passing the perihelion, &c. With a catalogue of all the comets that appeared since the general deluge; and the mathematical elements of those that have been astronomically observed. Part III. Conjectures on the cause, phœnomena, and time of the general conflagration, according to Burnet and Whiston: with arguments from scripture and fathers for the succeeding period, called the millennium Compiled by John Donovan.   
 Creator:  Donovan, John (Topographer) 
 Publication:  Cork : Printed by J. Haly (No. 36) North Main-Street, M.DCC.LXXXIX. [1789]  
 Extent:  48,[2]p.,plate ; 8⁰. 
 Subjects:  Comets - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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9Title:  The comet: or, meteor of mirth. Consisting of Entire new Toasts, Sentiments, Hob-Nobs, Boozing Similes, High Thoughts, and Fashionable Ideas. To which is added, The Buck's Grammar, or, rudiments of libertinism.   
 Creator:  Oddthought, Oliver. 
 Publication:  London : printed for J. Merryman, near St. Clement's Church, and sold at all the Pamphlet shops, 1772.  
 Extent:  38p. ; 8⁰. 
 Subjects:  Comets - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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10Title:  Advertisement of the expected return of the comet of 1532 and 1661 in the year 1788. By the Rev. Nevil Maskelyne, D. D. F. R. S. And Astronomer Royal. Read at the Royal Society, June 29, 1786.   
 Creator:  Maskelyne, Nevil, 1732-1811. 
 Publication:  London : printed by J. Nichols, MDCCLXXXVI. [1786]  
 Extent:  8p. ; 2⁰. 
 Subjects:  Comets - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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11Title:  A Dissertation on comets. Proving that the vulgar, and long-received notion, that they either cause or foreshew public calamities, is unphilosophical, absurd, and irreligious. Being the substance of the celebrated Mr Bayle's reflections on that subject, occasioned by the great comet in 1680, and revived with a view to that which has lately appeared. In a letter to a reverend professor. To which is prefixed, the theory of a comet, as given by Sir Isaac Newton and his followers.   
 Publication:  London : Printed for J. Mechell, at the King's-Arms next the Leg-Tavern, in Fleet-Street, [1750?]  
 Extent:  64,[2]p. ; 8⁰. 
 Subjects:  Comets - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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12Title:  A popular lecture on the astronomy and philosophy of comets. In which the opinions of the antients, and the discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton, relative to those bodies, are introduced and explained. By Samuel Dunn, Master of an Academy at Chelsea. Read to some of the Author's Pupils, unacquainted with the more intricate Parts of speculative Mathematics.   
 Creator:  Dunn, Samuel, -1794. 
 Publication:  London : printed for the author, and sold by W. Owen, at Temple-Bar, and Mess. Heath and Wing, in the Strand, M,DCC,LIX. [1759]  
 Extent:  [2],35,[3]p. ; 8⁰. 
 Subjects:  Comets - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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13Title:  Description of a method of taking the differences of right ascension and declination. With the reticular rhomboide of Dr. Bradley. Without placing the instrument in the plane of the Equator. By H. E.   
 Creator:  Englefield, Henry, Sir, 1752-1822. 
 Publication:  Bath : printed by R. Cruttwell, [1794?]  
 Extent:  8p.,plate ; 4⁰. 
 Subjects:  Comets - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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14Title:  An essay on comets, in two parts. Part I. Containing an attempt to explain the phaenomena of the tails of comets, and to account for their perpetual opposition to the sun, upon the philosophical principles. Part II. Pointing out some important ends for which these tails were probably designed: wherein it is shewn, that, in consequence of these curious appendages, comets may be inhabited worlds, and even comfortable habituations; notwithstanding the vast excentricities of their orbits. The whole interspersed with observations and reflections on the sun and primary planets. By Andrew Oliver, Jun. Esq. [Four lines from Pope]   
 Creator:  Oliver, A. (Andrew), 1731-1799.  | Winthrop, John, 1714-1779  | Hall, Samuel, 1740-1807 
 Publication:  Salem [Mass.], New-England : Printed and sold by Samuel Hall, near the exchange, MDCCLXXII. [1772]  
 Extent:  [6],vi,87,[1]p., [1]folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 8⁰. 
 Subjects:  Comets - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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15Title:  De eorum qui cometae appellantur nominibus, natura, caussis, significatione: cum historiarum memorabilium   
 Creator:  Camerarius, Joachim, 1500-1574 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  In officina haeredum Valentini Pape, Lipsiae, 1559. 
 Extent:  [2], 92 p. ; 16 cm. 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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16Title:  Io. Bernardini Longi, phylosophi neapolitani, De cometis disputatio   
 Creator:  Longo, Giovanni Bernardino. | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Apud Horatium Saluianum, Neapoli, 1578. 
 Notes:  Signatures: A-I⁴. Title vignette (printer's device). 
 Extent:  [4], 32 leaves ; 21 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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17Title:  Dissertatio inauguralis philosophica De scientiae cometicae fatis et progressu pars prior   
 Creator:  Müller, Johann Heinrich, 1671-1731 | Tresenreuter, Christoph Friedrich, 1709-1746 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Typis Magni Danielis Meyeri, Altdorf?], [1730] 
 Notes:  Probably printed either at Altdorf or Nürnberg, where Meyer published in 1730. At head of title: Q.D.B.V. With: Dissertatio historico-philosophica De scientiae cometicae fatis et progressu pars posterior / quam ... in inclyta Vniuersitate Altorfina ad d. Augusti A.O.R. MDCCXXX ... subiicient praeses M. Christophorus Fridericus Tresenreuterus et repondens Iohannes Caspar Gipserus ... [Altdorf?] : Literis Magni Danielis Meyeri, [1730]. 
 Extent:  24 p. ; 20 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800

 
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18Title:  Instrucção sobre os corpos celestes: principalmente sobre os cometas   
 Creator:  Ahlers, Francisco Henrique. | Le Bouteux, Michel, active 18th century 
 Publication:  Na Officina de Miguel Manescal da Costa, Lisboa, Anno 1758. 
 Notes:  Frontispiece and several other illustrations engraved by M. Le Bouteux, from designs by the author. Signatures: A-N⁴ O² Head- and tail-pieces; initals; side-notes. "Lista de alguns authores eminentes, de que se faz especial menção nesta obra" --P. 83-86. Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  [18], 86, [4] p., [3] leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill. ; 21 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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19Title:  Rede von den Cometen und ihren Wirkungen auf unsere Erde: in höchster Gegenwart sr. herzogl. Durchlaucht zu Würtemberg in dem theologischen Stift zu Tübingen gehalten   
 Creator:  Rappolt, Wilhelm Gottlieb, 1748-1808 
 Notes:  Caption title. 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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20Title:  A dissertation on comets, extracted from the writings of the most eminent modern astronomers and philosophers. In a letter to a reverend professor. To which is prefixed the theory of a comet / by [according to the sentiments of] Sir Isaac Newton [and other ... astronomers].   
 Creator:  Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727. 
 Publication:  London : Printed for C. Corbett ..., [between 1700 and 1799]  
 Extent:  64 pages ; (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Comets - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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