John Wilkins (1614-1672)

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Country : Grande-Bretagne
Language : anglais
Gender : masculin
Birth : Fawsley, GB, 01-01-1614
Death : Londres, 19-11-1672
Note :
Évêque de Chester. - Lexicographe. - Principal du Collège de Trinité
ISNI : ISNI 0000 0000 8096 2189

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The Mathematical and philosophical works
The Mathematical and philosophical works of the right rev. John Wilkins,... to which is prefixed the author's life and an account of his works. In two volumes...
The Mathematical and philosophical works... 1646
The Mathematical and philosophical works...
The Mathematical and philosophical works of the right reverend John Wilkins, late Lord Bishop of Chester
Of the Principles and duties of natural religion, two books, by... John, late lord bishop of Chester. To which is added a sermon preached at his funerals, by William Lloyd,...
A Discovery of a new world, or a Discourse tending to prove that'tis probable there may be another habitable world in the Moon. With a discourse concerning the probability of a passage thither. Unto which is added a Discourse concerning a new planet, tending to prove that'tis probable our Earth is one of the planets. In two parts. By John Wilkins,... The 4th edition, corrected and amended
Of the Principles and duties of natural religion, two books, by... John, late lord bishop of Chester. To which is added a sermon preached at his funerals, by William Lloyd,...
Sermons preached upon several occasions, by... John Wilkins,... Never before published
Mathematicall magick, or the Wonders that may be performed by mechanicall geometry. In two books. Concerning mechanicall powers (motions). Being one of the most easie, pleasant, usefull (and yet most neglected) part of mathematicks. Not before treated of in this language. By I. W. M. A.
Sermons preach'd upon several occasions before the king at White-Hall, by... John Wilkins,... To which is added a discourse concerning the beauty of providence, by the same author. The 2nd edition
A Discourse concerning the gift of prayer shewing what it is, wherein it consists... with... directions to that purpose... by John Wilkins,... Whereunto may be added "Ecclesiastes", or a Discourse concerning the gift of preaching, by the same author
An Essay towards a real character and a philosophical language, by John Wilkins,... [- An Alphabetical dictionary, wherein all English words, according to their various significations, are either referred to their places in the philosophical tables, or explained by such words as are in those tables.]
Traicté du don de la prière
Le monde dans la Lune
Mathematicall magick, or the Wonders that may be performed by mechanicall geometry. In two books. Concerning mechanicall powers (motions). Being one of the most easie, pleasant, usefull (and yet most neglected) part of mathematicks. Not before treated of in this language. By I. W. M. A.
Mercury, or the Secret and swift messenger : shewing, how a man may with privacy and speed communicate his thoughts to a friend at any distance
The First book. The Discovery of a new world, or a Discourse tending to prove that'tis probable there may be another habitable world in the Moon
Sui principi e i doveri della religione naturale. - [1]
Vindiciae academiarum. - [2]

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"Vindiciae Academiarum", containing some briefe animadversions upon Mr. Websters book...

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Categorie di pensiero e categorie di lingua
John Wilkins and the 17th-century British linguistics
Forgotten but important lexicographers,

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