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" The Discovery of a New World ; or, a Discourse tending to prove that it is probable there may be another habitable World in the Moon ; with a Discourse concerning the possibility of a passage thither. "
The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature - Page 216
1804
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The Elements of Astronomy, Physical and Geometrical, Volume 2

David Gregory - 1715 - 441 pages
...Lord Bijbop of Chefter. CONTAINING, lr~T~^ HE difcovery of a New W«rld : or, £ A Diicourfe tending to prove, that it is probable there may be another habitable World in the Moon. With a Difcourfe of the poffibility thicher. II. That 'tis probable our Earth is one of the Planets. III....
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The Mathematical and Philosophical Works of the Right Rev. John Wilkins ...

John Wilkins - 1802
...to common appearances 243 BOOK I. THE DISCOVERY OF A NEW WORLD > OE, A DISCOURSE TEXD1.NO TO WOvE, THAT (IT IS PROBABLE) THERE MAY BE ANOTHER HABITABLE WORLD IN THE MOON. WITH 4 DISCOUeSe COHCEUHKG THE POSSIBILITY OF A PASSiGE THITHtK. vOL I. TO THE READER. 7 F amongst thy leisure...
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Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 12

John Mason Good - 1813
...twenty-font years of age, viz. the Discovery of a New World ; or, a Discourse to prove, that it if probable there may be another Habitable World in the...concerning the Possibility of a Passage thither. In 1040, a Discourse concerning a New Planet, tending to prove that it is probable our Earth is one of...
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Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 12

John Mason Good - 1819
...of a New World ; or, a Discourse to prove, that it it probable there may be another Habitable VVorld in the Moon ; with a Discourse concerning the Possibility of a Passage thither. In lOiO, a Discourse concerning a New Planet, tending to prove that it is probable our Earth is one of...
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A Catalogue of the Books Belonging to the New-York Society Library: Together ...

New York Society Library - 1813 - 279 pages
...Daughter. 4 vol. 12mo. Lond. Wilkins', John, Discovery of a New World; or a Discourse tending to prove that there may be another Habitable World in the Moon; with a Discourse concerning the probability of a Passage thither. 12mo. Lond. 1684. Charles, Heetapades of Veeshnoo-Sarma, from the...
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The baptist Magazine

1815
...Oxford. In 1638, he published " A Discovery of ˙ new Work!; or, a Discourse tending to prove that it fe probable there may be another habitable World in the...concerning the Possibility of a Passage thither." " The means (says the editor) which Wilkins pointed out for the accomplishment of hie projected journey...
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The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ...

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...twenty-four years of age, of a piece, entitled* "The Discovery of a new World ; or, a Discourse tending to prove, that it is probable there may be another...concerning the possibility of a passage thither," in 8vo. The object of this singular work may appear from the fourteen propositions which he endeavours...
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Retrospective Review, and Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 8

1823
...from criticism. ART. X. — The Discovery of a New World; or, A Discourse tending to prove, thai 'tis probable there may be another habitable World in the...Discourse concerning the possibility of a Passage thither. By Dr. John Wilkins, Bishop of Chester^ Written in the year 1638. The learned and right reverend person...
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American Edition of the British Encyclopedia: Or, Dictionary of ..., Volume 12

William Nicholson - 1821
...Of his publications, which are all of them very ingenious and learned, and many of them particularly curious and entertaining, the first was in 1638, when...Discourse concerning a New Planet; tending to prove that it is pro. bable our Earth is one of the i'lanets " In 1641, " Mercury, or the secret and swift Messenger;...
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British Encyclopedia: Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ..., Volume 12

William Nicholson - 1821
...of them particularly curious and entertaining, the first was in 1638, when he was only twenty -four years of age, viz. " The Discovery of a New World...Discourse concerning a New Planet, tending to prove that it is probable our Earth is one of the Planets." In 1641, " Mercury, or the secret and swift Messenger;...
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