The Mathematical and Philosophical Works of the Right Reverend John Wilkins. – Wilkins, John


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Lacks the portrait frontis. Includes illustrated title page and all five parts. Re-bound in early 20th century half leather, with incorrect spelling of the author’s name to the spine. The collected works of the great natural philosopher John Wilkins (1614-1672), who postulated on the possibility of beings called Selenites living on the moon. He also suggested how humans could travel to the moon, as well as the means of telepathic communication between two people.

Publisher: J Nicholson
Date Published: 1708
Publication Place: London

Condition: Good, some scattered foxing and thumbing
Binding: Hardcover

Dimensions: 12.5 x 20cm

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Weight 1000 g