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Wilkins, John 1614-1672

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Works: 260 works in 1,454 publications in 3 languages and 19,041 library holdings
Genres: Miscellanea  Sermons  Dictionaries  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Other
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An essay towards a real character, and a philosophical language, 1668 by John Wilkins( Book )

72 editions published between 1668 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 674 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 )

65 editions published between 1638 and 1981 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ecclesiastes, or, A discourse concerning the gift of preaching, as it falls under the rules of art by John Wilkins( Book )

53 editions published between 1647 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

44 editions published between 1675 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sermons preach'd upon several occasions before the King at White-Hall by John Wilkins( Book )

17 editions published between 1677 and 1978 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 246 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 )

29 editions published between 1641 and 1984 in English and held by 196 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
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 )

21 editions published between 1641 and 1973 in English and held by 159 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)
A sermon preached before the king, upon the nineteenth of March, 1670/1 by John Wilkins( Book )

8 editions published between 1671 and 1979 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Published by His Majesties special command. This item can be found at reel 950:38 identified as Wing W2211 and at reel 1038:24 identified as Wing P1008 (number cancelled in Wing 2nd ed.). Wing attributed this work to both John Pearson and John Wilkins. Wilkins was bishop of Chester 1668-1672, when he died and was succeeded by John Pearson--cf. Haydn, J. Book of dignities, 1894,1970, p. 477. Reproduction of originals in the Union Theological Seminary Library, New York and Huntington Library. (marc) AUE5348. (stc) Wing W2211. (vid) 94542. (DLPS) A71247.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A71247.0001.001. 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. Church of England -- Sermons. Sermons, English -- 17th century. Christian life
A sermon preached before the King upon the twenty seventh of February, 1669/70 by John Wilkins( Book )

13 editions published between 1670 and 1979 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12928888. (stc) Wing W2210. (vid) 95602. (DLPS) A66059.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A66059.0001.001. 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
Sermons preached upon several occasions by John Wilkins( Book )

14 editions published between 1682 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of the principles and duties of natural religion : two books. by John Wilkins( Book )

36 editions published between 1683 and 1734 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1704 and 2005 in English and held by 75 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 Bischof, Mathematiker, England 1614-1672

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Wilkins, John, Bishop of Chester, 1614-1672

Wilkins, John, bp of Chester, 1614-1672

Wilkins, John Evêque, Mathématicien, Angleterre 1614-1672

Wolkin, Johannes 1614-1672

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