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Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 (41)
Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 (34)
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1Title:  Cosmotheoros: de wereldbeschouwer   
 Alt. Title:  Kosmotheōros. Dutch   
 Creator:  Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695 | Rabus, Pieter, 1660-1702 | Snelders, H. A. M. 
 Publication:  Epsilon, Utrecht, 1989. 
 Notes:  Translation of: Kosmotheoros. "Oorspronkelijke Latijnse uitgave, Adriaan Moetjens, Den Haag, 1698"--P. facing t.p. Reprint, with a new introd. Originally published under title: Wereldbeschouwer. Amsterdam : S. van Esveldt, 1754. Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  203, 14 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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2Title:  The theory or system of several new inhabited worlds: lately discovered and pleasantly describ'd in five nights conversation with Madam the Marchioness of ****   
 Alt. Title:  Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes. English   
 Creator:  Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 | Behn, Aphra, 1640-1689 
 Publication:  Printed by W.O. for Sam. Briscoe, London, M.DCC. [1700] 
 Notes:  Errors in paging: p. 81-96 repeated in numbering. Reproduction of original in the Huntington Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([2], 98 [i.e. 114] p.) 
 Subjects:  Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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3Title:  The celestial worlds discover'd, or, Conjectures concerning the inhabitants, plants and productions of the worlds in the planets   
 Alt. Title:  Kosmotheōros. English   
 Creator:  Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695 | Childe, Timothy 
 Publication:  Printed for Timothy Childe at the White Hart, London, 1698. 
 Extent:  vi, 161 p., 5 leaves of plates : ill. ; 18 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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4Title:  Christiani Hugenii [Kosmotheoros] [in Greek]: sive, de terris coelestibus, earumque ornatu, conjecturae ad Constantinum Hugenium   
 Creator:  Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695 
 Publication:  Apud Adrianum Moetjens, Hagae-Comitum, 1699. 
 Notes:  Duplicate copy of pl. 4 bound in before pl. 5. 
 Extent:  [2], 144, [10] p., 5 leaves of plates (1 fold.), (last 10 pages blank) : ill. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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5Title:  Christiani Hugenii [Kosmotheōros, sive, De terris cœlestibus: earumque ornatu conjecturæ   
 Creator:  Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695 
 Publication:  apud A. Moetjens, Hagæ-comitum, 1698. 
 Extent:  2 p.l., 3-144 p. : 5 fold. diagrs. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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6Title:  The celestial worlds discover'd: or, Conjectures concerning the inhabitants, plants and productions of the worlds in the planets   
 Alt. Title:  Kosmotheåoros. English   
 Creator:  Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695 
 Publication:  printed for Timothy Childe at the White Hart at the west-end of St. Paul's Church-yard, London, MDCXCVIII. [1698] 
 Notes:  Translation of: Kosmotheoros, sive, De terris coelestibus earumque ornatu conjecturae 
 Extent:  vi, 160 p., [5] folded leaves of plates : diagrams ; 8vo 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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7Title:  The celestial worlds discover'd: or, Conjectures concerning the inhabitants, plants and productions of the worlds in the planets   
 Alt. Title:  Kosmotheåoros. English   
 Creator:  Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695 
 Publication:  Printed for Timothy Childe, London, 1698. 
 Notes:  Translation of Kosmotheoros; sive, De terris coelestibus earumque ornatu conjecturae. 
 Extent:  vi, 160 p., 5 leaves of plates (4 fold.) : ill. ; 18 cm. 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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8Title:  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 the perpetual opposition to the sun, upon 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: the whole intgerspersed with observations and reflections on the sun and primary planets   
 Creator:  Oliver, A. (Andrew), 1731-1799 
 Publication:  Printed and sold by Samuel Hall, Salem, New England, 1772. 
 Extent:  vi, 87 p., [1] fold. leaf of plates : ill. ; 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | 1772

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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9Title:  Christiani Hugenii [Kosmotheōros, sive, De terris cœlestibus: earumque ornatu conjecturæ   
 Creator:  Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695 
 Publication:  Apud A. Moetjens, Hagæ-comitum, 1698. 
 Notes:  Plates 5-6 lacking (cf. Bierens de Haan 2226) 
 Extent:  [4], 3-144 p. : 5 folded diagrs. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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10Title:  The celestial worlds discover'd, or, Conjectures concerning the inhabitants, plants and productions of the worlds in the planets   
 Alt. Title:  Kosmotheōros. English   
 Creator:  Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695 | Childe, Timothy 
 Publication:  Printed for Timothy Childe at the White Hart, London, 1698. 
 Notes:  Translation of: Kosmotheoros; sive, De terris coelestibus earumque ornatu conjecturae. 
 Extent:  vi, 160 p. : ill. ; 18 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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11Title:  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 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 habitations; notwithstanding the vast excentricities fo their orbits: The whole interspersed with observations and reflections on the sun and primary planets   
 Creator:  Oliver, A. (Andrew), 1731-1799 
 Publication:  Printed and sold by Samuel Hall, Salem, New England, 1772. 
 Extent:  vi, 87 p., [1] fold. leaf of plates : ill. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Comets -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | 1792

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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12Title:  Conversations on the plurality of worlds   
 Alt. Title:  Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes. English   
 Creator:  Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 
 Publication:  Printed for Peter Wilson, Dublin, 1761. 
 Notes:  Bookplate of Capt. I. Wisdom. 
 Extent:  xx, 226, [6], 24 p., 4 folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 18 cm. 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Solar system -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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13Title:  A plurality of worlds. Written in French by the author of the Dialogues of the dead. Translated into English by Mr. Glanvill   
 Alt. Title:  Entretiens sur la pluralités des mondes. English   
 Creator:  Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 | Glanvill, John, 1664?-1735 
 Publication:  printed, for R. Bently in Russell-street, in Covent-Garden, London, MDCXCV. [1695] 
 Notes:  The author of the Dialogues of the dead = Bernard Le Bovier, M. de Fontenelle. A translation of: Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes. The first two leaves are blank. Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([14], 152 p.) 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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14Title:  L'abitatore del sole, ovvero, Discorsi fisici, e morali: fatti ad un curioso in due colloquj   
 Creator:  Floravanti, F., -1767 
 Publication:  Per J. Chrichley, Londra, 1743. 
 Notes:  Signatures: A-N⁸ 0⁴. Title vignette. "A Sua Eccellenza Carlo Sackville conte di Middlesex." 
 Extent:  216 p. ; 18 cm. 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Conduct of life -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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15Title:  Cosmotheoros, eller Werlds Beskådare, det år: Betraktelser öfwer himla-klotens wårde, Förtråfflighet och Prydnad. Ofwersåttning från Latinen af M.E   
 Alt. Title:  Kosmotheōros   
 Creator:  Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695 
 Publication:  Tryckt på egen bekostnad af Johan Edman, Kongl. Acad. Boltryctare, Upsala, 1774. 
 Notes:  Author statement at head of title. Printer's device on t.p.; initials, headpiece. First published in Latin in 1698; first English edition published same year under title: The celestial worlds discover'd, or, Conjectures concerning the inhabitants, plants and productions of the worlds in the planets. 
 Extent:  [8], 128 p., [2] fold. leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm. (8vo.) 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Cosmology -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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16Title:  Josephi Dionysii de habitatoribus planetarum: acroasis physico-critica : habita in Gymnasio Maceratensi in studiorum instauratione : an. MDCCLXXV   
 Creator:  Dionisi, Giuseppe, 1717- | Capitani, Bartolomeo | Ginnasio di Macerata (Macerata, Italy) 
 Notes:  Cover title. Imprint from colophon. Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  8 pages ; 21 cm 
 Subjects:  Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets | Early works | Sammelbands (Provenance) | Italy 1777 Imprints

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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17Title:  Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes   
 Creator:  Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 
 Publication:  C. Blageart, Paris, 1686. 
 Notes:  Irregular paging. Errors in pagination: p.111, 136, 160, 163, 230, 265, 295, 301 incorrectly numbered 11, 26, 260, 16, 30, 263, 299, 303; no.100, 101, 275, 276 repeated; no.281-282 omitted. Readex Microprint edition. 
 Extent:  [14] p. ., fold. pl., 359 [i.e. 361] p. 
 Subjects:  Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Solar system -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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18Title:  Conversations on the plurality of worlds   
 Alt. Title:  Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes. English   
 Creator:  Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 
 Publication:  Printed for Peter Wilson, London, 1761. 
 Notes:  Translation of: Entretiens sur la pluralite des mondes. Includes indexes. Readex Microprint edition. 
 Extent:  [4] p., xx p., 226 p., IV fold. pls., [6] p. 
 Subjects:  Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Solar system -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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19Title:  Christiani Hugenii Kosmotheåoros, sive, De terris coelestibus, earumque ornatu, conjecturae: ad Constantinum Hugenium, fratrem   
 Alt. Title:  Kosmotheåoros   
 Creator:  Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695 | Huygens, Constantijn, 1596-1687 
 Publication:  Apud Adrianum Moetjens, Hagae-Comitum, 1699 
 Notes:  First published 1698. Cf. LC Signatures: pi1 A-Sp4s Engraved title-vignette, initials. First word of title after author's name transliterated from Greek 
 Extent:  [2], 144 p., 5 leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. (engravings) ; 21 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Cosmology -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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20Title:  The celestial worlds discover'd, or, Conjectures concerning the inhabitants, plants and productions of the worlds in the planets   
 Alt. Title:  Kosmotheōros. English   
 Creator:  Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695 | Clarke, John, 1682-1757 | Knapton, James, -1738 
 Publication:  Printed for James Knapton, at the Crown in St. Paul's, London, 1722. 
 Notes:  Translated by John Clarke, Dean of Salisbury. Cf. ESTC. 
 Extent:  vi, 162 p., 5 folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 18 cm. 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Cosmology -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Engravings England London 1722

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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