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Godwin, Francis 1562-1633

Overview
Works: 209 works in 550 publications in 3 languages and 3,724 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history  Biography  Chronology  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Sources 
Roles: Actor, Composer
Classifications: Z2002, 942.05
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Most widely held works by Francis Godwin
The man in the moone; or, A discovrse of a voyage thither by Francis Godwin ( Book )
57 editions published between 1638 and 1997 in English and Dutch and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rerum Anglicarum Henrico VIII. Edvvardo VI. et Maria regnantibus, annales by Francis Godwin ( )
32 editions published between 1616 and 1653 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annales of England containing the reigns of Henry the Eighth, Edward the Sixth, Queen Mary by Francis Godwin ( Book )
13 editions published between 1675 and 1676 in English and Undetermined and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annales of England : containing the reignes of Henry the Eighth, Edward the Sixt, Queene Mary by Francis Godwin ( Book )
21 editions published between 1622 and 1630 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of the reigns of Henry the Seventh, Henry the Eighth, Edward the Sixth, and Queen Mary by Francis Bacon ( Book )
4 editions published in 1676 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man in the moone a story of space travel in the early 17th century by Francis Godwin ( Book )
5 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nuncius inanimatus by Francis Godwin ( )
9 editions published between 1629 and 1937 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To the parson, vicar or curate, of [blank] and to everie of them by Francis Godwin ( )
7 editions published in 1603 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man in the moon, 1638 by Francis Godwin ( Book )
9 editions published between 1657 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The strange voyage and adventures of domingo gonsales, to the world in the moon. Containing an account of the Island of St. Helenn, the place where he resided some years in, and where he planned this wonderful voyage; his entering on board one of the home-ward-bound East-India ships, for Spain; their running on the rocks near the pike of Teneiff, to avoid an English squadon of ships that were in pursuit of the Spanish fleet; Gonsales had just time to six his machine, which carried him in safety to the pike of Teneriff, having tested his ganzas on the mountain, whence he was pursued by the savages; when, giving the signal to his birds, they arose in the air with him for their journey to the moon: the wounderful apparitions and devils he met with in his progress; their temptations to him, which he avoided, and their supplying him with choice provisions; his leaving his hellish crew and proceeding on his voyage to the moon; his safe arrival there; the manners, customs, and languages of the emperors, kings, princes, and people; his short stay there, to the great grief of the lunars; the inestimable presents in jewels the author received at his departure; his repassing to our earthly globe again, and was set down in China, by his birds; his being taken for a magician by the country people, and preserved from their say by a Chinese mandarin; his going aboard to India ship bound to Europe; his safe arrival in his own country, where he made his discoveries to the King of Spain, who held several cabinet counsels to deliberate on a proper use to be made of these discoveries. With a description of the pike of Teneriff, as travelled up by some English merchants by Francis Godwin ( )
2 editions published in 1790 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rervm Anglicarvm Henrico VIII, Edwardo VI, et Maria regnantibus, annales : nunc primùm editi by Francis Godwin ( Book )
7 editions published between 1616 and 1653 in Latin and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The strange voyage and adventures of Domingo Gonsales to the world in the moon. Containing an account of the Island of St. Hellena; the Place where he resided some Years in, and where he planned this Wonderful Voyage; his entering on Board one of the Homeward-Bound East-India Ships for Spain; their running on the Rocks near the Pike of Teneriff, to avoid an English Squadron of Ships, that were in Pursuit of the Spanish Fleet; Gonsales had just Time to fix his Machine, which carried him in Safety to the Pike of Teneriff, having rested his Gansas on the Mountain, whence was pursued by the Savages; when giving the Signal to his Birds, they arose in the Air with him for their Journey to the Moon: The wonderful Apparitions and Devils he met with in his Progress; their Temptations to him, which he avoided, and their supplying him with choice Provisions; his leaving this Hellish Crew, and proceedings on his Voyage to the Moon; his safe Arrival there; the Manners, Customs, and Language of the Emperors, Kings, Princes and People: His short Stay there, to the great Grief of the Lunars; the inestimable Presents in Jewels the Author received at his Departure; his repassing to our Earthly Globe again, and was set down in China by his Birds; his being taken for a Magician by the Country People, and preserved from their Fury by a Chinese Mandarin; his going aboard an India Ship bound to Europe; his safe Arrival in his own Country, where he made his Discoveries to the King of Spain, who held several Cabinet Councils to deliberate on a proper Use to be made of these Discoveries. With a description of the Pike of Teneriff, as travelled up by some English merchants by Francis Godwin ( )
2 editions published in 1768 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
F. H.
F.H. 1562-1633
Francis of Hereford 1562-1633
Godwin, Francis, Bishop of Hereford, 1562-1633
Godwin, Francis, Bp. of Hereford, 1562-1633
Godwinus, Franciscus.
Godwinus, Franciscus 1562-1633
Godwyn, Francis.
Godwyn, Francis, 1562-1633
Gonsales, Domingo.
Gonsales, Domingo, 1562-1633
Gonzales, Domingo
Gonzales Domingo 1562-1633
Gonzales, Dominique.
Gonzales, Dominique, 1562-1633
Languages
English (187)
Latin (73)
Dutch (1)
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