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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK) 15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 152 of 207: le Bovier de Fontenelle, Bernard Entretiens sur la pluralit� des mondes. Amsterdam: Pierre Mortier, [c.1694]. 12mo, full early calf; folding frontis, floriated initials. Nouvelle Edition. Written at a time when the very concept of a ''world'' was changing from the Aristotelian ''Earth synonymous with World'' to an idea of ''Earth as but one world'', this book caught the imagination through its daring discussion of concepts we take as commonplace argument - other worlds, space travel, extrat

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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK)  15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed