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1Title:  Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes   
 Creator:  Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 | Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 | Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 
 Publication:  s.n.], Londres, 1784. 
 Notes:  Series statement from half-title page. Vol. 2 has special t.p.: Dialogue des morts, anciens et modernes. 
 Extent:  2 v. port. 13 cm. 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | 1784

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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2Title:  Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes: augmentés des dialogues des morts   
 Creator:  Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 | Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 
 Publication:  Chez Jean Mossy, Marseille, 1780. 
 Extent:  x, [2], 434 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 17 cm. 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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3Title:  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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4Title:  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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5Title:  A discovery of new worlds   
 Alt. Title:  Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes. English   
 Creator:  Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 | Behn, Aphra, 1640-1689 
 Publication:  Printed for William Canning at his shop on the Temple-cloysters, London, 1688. 
 Notes:  T.p. counted in extent; last page blank. Errata at end of text. Rare Book copy: In original plain sheep binding. Rare Book copy: Almost certainly from the library of William Jones, 1675-1749. Rare Book copy: From the library of the Earl of Macclesfield, with the Macclesfield Library's spine decoration and gilt-lettered label added in the 18th century. 
 Extent:  [44], 158, [4] p. ; 17 cm. (8vo.) 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Translating and interpreting -- Early works to 1800 | Sheepskin bindings (Binding) | Contemporary bindings (Binding)

 
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6Title:  A discourse concerning a new world & another planet in 2 bookes   
 Alt. Title:  Discovery of a world in the moone   
 Creator:  Wilkins, John, 1614-1672 | Marshall, William, active 1617-1650 | Norton, John, -approximately 1640 | Hearne, Richard. | Maynard, John, active 1638-1642 | Jones, William Alfred, 1817-1900 | Columbia College (New York, N.Y.) Philolexian Society. 
 Publication:  Printed [by John Norton and R. Hearne] for Iohn Maynard, & are to be sold at the George, in Fleetstreet neare St. Dunstans Church, London], 1640. 
 Notes:  Anonymous. By John Wilkins. An expanded edition of: The discovery of a world in the moone. The general title page is engraved and signed: W. Marshall, sculpsit. "The first book. The discovery of a new world ... The third impression. Corrected and enlarged ... Printed by Iohn Norton" and "A discovrse concerning a nevv planet ... Printed by R[ichard]. H[earne]." each have separate dated letterpress title page, pagination, and register. Richard Hearne's name from STC. ²P7 is a cancel (printed as 2a8). The cancellandum lacks the engraving on the verso. The final leaves to part 1 are [1] errata and [2-3] "The propositions that are proved in this discourse", signed "R2" (some copies signed "aa") and "aa2" respectively. With a final errata leaf. Rare Book copy: General t.p. wanting. Manuscript note, "Presented to the Philolexian Society by Wm. A. Jones, Dec. 4th, 1861. Placed in the Library by Clifford Eagle." 
 Extent:  [10], 242, [6]; [14], 246, [2] p. : ill. (woodcuts, engraving) ; (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800 | Earth (Planet) -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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