The Resource A discourse concerning a new world & another planet : in 2 bookes, (microform)

A discourse concerning a new world & another planet : in 2 bookes, (microform)

Label
A discourse concerning a new world & another planet : in 2 bookes
Title
A discourse concerning a new world & another planet
Title remainder
in 2 bookes
Title variation
  • Discovery of a world in the moone
  • First book· The discovery of a new world
  • Discourse concerning a nevv planet
  • Discourse concerning a new planet
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
Cu-RivES
Citation location within source
25641
Citation source
STC (2nd ed.)
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1614-1672
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Wilkins, John
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active 1617-1650
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Marshall, William
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  • Astronomy
  • Life on other planets
  • Moon
  • Plurality of worlds
  • Earth (Planet)
Label
A discourse concerning a new world & another planet : in 2 bookes, (microform)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 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
  • 2 P7 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
Base of film
safety base undetermined
Color
black and white
Control code
UMCeeb99855177
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
[10], 242, [6]; [14], 246, [2] p.
Form of item
microfilm
Generation
  • service copy
  • first generation master
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts, metal cut)
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cl0036000027
Positive negative aspect
  • positive
  • negative
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Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Label
A discourse concerning a new world & another planet : in 2 bookes, (microform)
Publication
Note
  • 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
  • 2 P7 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
Base of film
safety base undetermined
Color
black and white
Control code
UMCeeb99855177
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
[10], 242, [6]; [14], 246, [2] p.
Form of item
microfilm
Generation
  • service copy
  • first generation master
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts, metal cut)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0036000027
Positive negative aspect
  • positive
  • negative
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
||
ReductionRatioRange
reduction rate varies
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel

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