The Comical History of the States and Empires of the Worlds of the Moon and Sun Written in French by Cyrano Bergerac; And Newly Englished by A. Lovell ... (1687)

The Comical History of the States and Empires of the Worlds of the Moon and Sun Written in French by Cyrano Bergerac; And Newly Englished by A. Lovell ... (1687)

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EARLY HISTORY OF ASTRONOMY & SPACE. Imagine holding history in your hands. Now you can. Digitally preserved and previously accessible only through libraries as Early English Books Online, this rare material is now available in single print editions. Thousands of books written between 1475 and 1700 can be delivered to your doorstep in individual volumes of high quality historical reproductions. Humankind has studied the skies for centuries, seeking to find our place in the universe. Some of the most important discoveries in the field of astronomy were made in these texts recorded by ancient stargazers, but almost as impactful were the perspectives of those who considered their discoveries to be heresy. Any independent astronomer will find this an invaluable collection of titles arguing the truth of the cosmic system. ++++ The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++ The comical history of the states and empires of the worlds of the moon and sun written in French by Cyrano Bergerac; and newly Englished by A. Lovell ... Histoire comique des etats et empires du soleil. Cyrano de Bergerac, 1619-1655. Lovell, Archibald. Translation of: Histoire comique des etats et empires du soleil. Each volume has special t.p. Pages 45-50 lacking in the filmed copy. Pages 40-65 photographed from Yale University Library copy and inserted at the end. 2 v.: London: Printed for Henry Rhodes ..., 1687. Arber's Term cat. / II 166 Wing / C7717 English Reproduction of the original in the Harvard University Library ++++ This book represents an authentic reproduction of the text as printed by the original publisher. While we have attempted to accurately maintain the integrity of the original work, there are sometimes problems with the original work or the micro-film from which the books were digitized. This can result in errors in reproduction. Possible imperfections include missing and blurred pages, poor pictures, markings and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature.show more

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  • Paperback | 390 pages
  • 187.96 x 243.84 x 25.4mm | 703.06g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240807775
  • 9781240807772
  • 1,520,889

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