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Wilkins, John 1614-1672

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Works: 196 works in 1,282 publications in 4 languages and 16,835 library holdings
Genres: Miscellanea  Sermons  Dictionaries  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: PR1121, 401
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Mathematical magick, or, The wonders that may be performed by mechanical geometry in two books : concerning mechanical powers, motions ... by John Wilkins( Book )

97 editions published between 1648 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of the principles and duties of natural religion by John Wilkins( Book )

105 editions published between 1675 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay towards a real character, and a philosophical language, 1668 by John Wilkins( Book )

34 editions published between 1668 and 2002 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bound with the author's An alphabetical dictionary. London, 1668
The discovery of a world in the moone by John Wilkins( Book )

67 editions published between 1638 and 1981 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sermons preached upon several occasions by John Wilkins( Book )

47 editions published between 1677 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of original in Union Theological Seminary Library, New York. "A discourse concerning the beauty of providence ... fifth edition" p. [93]-176. (marc) 12125925. (stc) Wing W2213. (vid) 54594. (DLPS) A66060.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A66060.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Sermons, English -- 17th century. Providence and government of God
A discourse concerning the beauty of providence by John Wilkins( Book )

36 editions published between 1649 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mathematical and philosophical works of the Right Rev. John Wilkins by John Wilkins( Book )

20 editions published between 1802 and 1970 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 by John Wilkins( Book )

22 editions published between 1694 and 1976 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vindiciæ academiarum containing some briefe animadversions upon Mr Websters book stiled, The examination of academies : together with an appendix concerning what M. Hobbs and M. Dell have published on this argument by Seth Ward( Book )

14 editions published between 1654 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mercvry, or, The secret and svvift messenger shewing, how a man may with privacy and speed communicate his thoughts to a friend at any distance by John Wilkins( Book )

23 editions published between 1641 and 1973 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilkin's treatise is considered to be the basis for his later tracts on universal language and pouplar education. It contains a wealth of examples on cryptography, and also includes discussions on cryptology (the secret communication by speaking, and semeology), comunications by signs and gestures. It is primarily a discussion on means of communication and broaches the possibility of universal symbols to be used a s a primary method of communication for all men. (B & L Rootenberg)
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 by John Wilkins( Book )

10 editions published between 1668 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse concerning the beauty of providence in all the rugged passages of it very seasonable to quiet and support the heart in these times of publick confusion by John Wilkins( Book )

12 editions published between 1649 and 1973 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 ; together with an abstract of Dr. Wilkins's Essays towards a real character and a philosophical language by John Wilkins( Book )

15 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works of the Right Reverend John Wilkins' (1708). Together with an abstract of Dr. Wilkin's 'Essay towards a Real Character and a Philosophical Languages, ' a sketch of the life of the author and an account of his writings. With an introductory essay on the Universal Language Movement in England, France and Germany in the 17th and 18th century by Brigitte Asbach-Schnitker
Sermons preach'd upon several occasions by John Wilkins( Book )

6 editions published between 1680 and 1701 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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An essay towards a real character, and a philosophical language, 1668
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Wilkins, John Evêque, Mathématicien, Angleterre 1614-1672

Wolkin, Johannes 1614-1672

Джон Вілкінс

Джон Уилкинс

Уилкинс, Джон

جون ويلكنز

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約翰·威爾金斯

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