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1Title:  The discovery of a world 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 | Griffin, Edward, -1652 | Sparke, Michael, -1645 | Sparke, Michael, -1653 | Forrest, Edward, active 17th century | Francis Bacon Library 
 Publication:  Printed by E.G. for Michael Sparke and Edward Forrest, London, 1638 
 Notes:  P. 209-211 misnumbered 107, 208-209 Signatures: Ap4s B-Op8s Pp4s Title on two leaves, with a title vignette on the first Anonymous. --By John Wilkins. --ESTC E. G. = Edward Griffin. --STC Two editions were issued in the same year with the same collation and imprint. In this edition, B1 recto line 3 up ends: "first"; in the variant, STC 25640, B1 recto line 3 up ends: "at" "Quires K-M and part of A and P are reimposed from STC 25640." --ESTC "Michael Sparkes" may be the younger, d. 1645, or Michael Sparkes, sen., d. 1653 as both men were in business at the same address until the son's death Running title: The discovery of a new world 
 Extent:  [8], 208 [i.e. 211], [5] p. : ill. (woodcut) ; 14 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800 | Francis Bacon Collection | Printed waste (Binding) Great Britain

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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