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1Title:  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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2Title:  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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3Title:  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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4Title:  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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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:  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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7Title:  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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8Title:  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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9Title:  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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10Title:  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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11Title:  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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12Title:  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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13Title:  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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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:  The discovery of a vvorld in the moone. Or, A discourse tending, to prove, that 'tis probable there may be another habitable world in that planet   
 Creator:  Wilkins, John, 1614-1672 
 Publication:  printed by E[dward]. G[riffin]. for Michael Sparke and Edward Forrest, London, 1638. 
 Notes:  Anonymous. By John Wilkins. Double-page title. Printer's name from STC. Running title reads: The discovery of a new world. The page before second p. 208 misnumbered 107. In this edition B1r line 3 up ends: at. Stationer's Register: Entered 30 March [1638] 
 Extent:  [8], 179, 178-190, 193-208, [1], 208-209, [5] p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 8⁰. 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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17Title:  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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18Title:  A discourse concerning a new world & another planet: in 2 bookes   
 Creator:  Wilkins, John, 1614-1672 | Marshall, William, fl. 1617-1650 
 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 discourse 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. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. Collation of the original: 2 v. illus., diagrs. Engraved title page; each volume has also special title page. 
 Extent:  [10], 242, [6]; [14], 246, [2] p. : ill. (woodcuts, metal cut) cm. 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Earth -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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19Title:  The discovery of a vvorld in the moone. Or, A discourse tending, to prove, that 'tis probable there may be another habitable world in that planet   
 Creator:  Wilkins, John, 1614-1672 
 Publication:  Printed by E[dward] G[riffin] for Michael Sparke and Edward Forrest, London, 1638 
 Notes:  Anonymous. By John Wilkins Double-page title Printer's name from STC Running title reads: The discovery of a new world The page before second p. 208 misnumbered 107 In this edition B1r line 3 up ends: at 
 Extent:  [8], 179, 178-190, 193-208, [1], 208-209, [5] p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; (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

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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20Title:  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 
 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 discourse 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 p2sP7 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 
 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:  Huntington Library 
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