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Speculum mundi, or, A glasse representing the face of the world

Speculum mundi, or, A glasse representing the face of the world

shewing both that it did begin, and must also end, the manner how, and the time when, being largely examined : whereunto is joyned an Hexameron, or a serious discourse of the causes, continuance, and qualities of things in nature : occasioned as matter pertinent to the vvork done in the six dayes of the worlds creation.

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Published by Printed by Roger Daniel ... in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history -- Pre-Linnean works -- Pre-Linnean works.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSpeculum mundi, Hexameron, Glasse representing the face of the world, Speculum mundi., Hexameron., Glasse representing the face of the world.
    GenrePre-Linnean works
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 581:10.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[14], 504, [28] p.
    Number of Pages504
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16750162M

    Speculum Mundi: Or a glasse representing the face of the world; shewing both that it did begin, and must also end: The manner How, and time When, being largely examined. Whereunto is joyned an Hexameron, or a serious discourse of the causes, continuance, and qualities of things in Nature, occasioned as matter pertinent to the work done in the. Vincent of Beauvais (Latin: Vincentius Bellovacensis or Vincentius Burgundus; c. / – c. ) was a Dominican friar at the Cistercian monastery of Royaumont Abbey, France. He is known mostly for his Great Mirror (Speculum Maius), a major work of compilation that was widely read in the Middle retroactively described as an encyclopedia or as a florilegium, his text exists as Born: c. /

    John Swan, in Speculum Mundi: or A Glasse Representing the Face of the World (), asked of the observations of lunar landscapes, sunspots, comets, and novas: "nothing but onley. Thomas Heywood, The Hierarchie of the Blessed Angels (London, ), – See also John Swan, Speculum A Glasse Representing the Face of the World (Cambridge, ), –; George Hakewill, An Apologieof the Power and Providence of God in the Government of the World, 3rd edn (Oxford, ); Andreas Tacquet, Opera Mathematica (Antwerp, ), section on by:

    Zwei original Kupferstiche auf einem Blatt. -- Von Gabriel Perelle (), aus dem Jahrhundert. -- Blattmasse: ca. 37,5 x 28 cm. -- gut erhalten. || Two original copper engravings on one sheet. -- By Gabriel Perelle (), from the 17th century. -- in good condition. || Gabriel Perelle () und seine Söhne waren Pariser Kupferstecher im Jahrhundert. Sein Hauptwerk. Click on a title to look inside that book (if available): Speculum Mundi, or, a Glasse representing the Face of the World. Whereunto is joyned an Hexameron, or a serious discourse of the causes, continuance, and qualities of things in nature, etc (). Ladies mantle,or great sanicle is an h", of a dryingma Zadie; "an-";. ture: It is good to.


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Speculum mundi, or, A glasse representing the face of the world shewing both that it did begin, and must also endAuthor: John Swan. Speculum mundi: or, A glasse representing the face of the world, shewing both that it did begin and must also end: The manner how and time when, being largely examined: Whereunto is joyned an Hexameron, or a serious discourse of the causes, continuance, and qualities of things in nature: occasioned as matter pertinent to the work done in the six dayes of the worlds creation.

Speculum mundi, or, The glasse representing the face of the world: shewing both that it did begin and must also end, the manner how, and time when, being largely examined: whereunto is joyned an or, or a serious discourse of the causes, continuance, and qualities of things in nature, occasioned as matter pertinent to the work done in the six dayes of the worlds creation.

Speculum mundi Or A glasse representing the face of the world shewing both that it did begin, and must also end: the manner how, and time when, being largely examined. Whereunto is joyned an hexameron, or a serious discourse of the causes, continuance, and qualities of things in nature; occasioned as matter pertinent to the work done in the.

Speculum mundi or a glasse representing the face of the world; shewing both that it did begin, and must also end: the manner how, and time when, being largely examined Imprint Cambridge: Printed by the printers to the Universitie of Cambridge, Speculum mundi, or, A glasse representing the face of the world: shewing both that it did begin, and must also end, the manner how, and time when, being largely examined: the whole of which may be fitly called an hexameron, or discourse of the clauses, continuance, and qualities of things in nature, occasioned as matter pertinent to the work done in the six dayes of the worlds creation / by.

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Whereunto is joyned an hexameron, or a serious discourse of the causes, continuance, and qualities of things in nature; occasioned as matter pertinent to the work done in the. Cambridge, octavo (14 by 18 cm), [xvi],[26] p., including title page, engraved pictorial frontispiece title page, solar system text figure, and index at rear.

***CONTENT: John Swan, an English doctor and clergyman, prepared this popular treatise that went through several later editions. The work is a curious amalgam of the scientific knowledge of the day presented within the framework of.

The entire title is as follows: SPECULUM MUNDI OR A GLASSE REPRESENTING THE FACE OF THE WORLD, SHEWING BOTH THAT IT DID BEGIN, AND MUST ALSO END: THE MANNER HOW, AND TIME WHEN, BEING LARGELY nto is joyned an Hexameron, or a serious discourse of the causes, continuance, and qualities of things in Nature; occasioned as matter pertinent to the.

speculum mundi. Or a glasse representing the face of the world; shewing both that it did begin, and must also end: the manner how, and time when, being largely examined. Whereunto is joyned an Hexameron, or a serious discourse of the causes, continuance, and qualities of things in nature; occasioned as matter pertinent to the work done in the Author: John Swan.

Speculum mundi. Or, a glasse representing the face of the world: Shewing both that it did begin, and must also end: The manner how, and time when, being largely examined. The whole of which may be fitly called an hexameron. Speculum Mundi - A Glasse Representing the Face of the World, by John Swan, (regarding divinity in nature as well as its scientific descriptions of mermaids, dragons and other magical entities).

Type: Other: Title: Speculum mundi, or, A glasse representing the face of the world: shewing both that it did begin, and must also end: the manner how, and time when, being largely examined: whereunto is joyned an Hexameron, or a serious discourse of the causes, continuance, and qualities of things in nature: occasioned as matter pertinent to the work done in the six dayes of the worlds.

Author of Contracts, Swan, Speculum mundi, or, A glasse representing the face of the world, Speculum mundi, or, A glass representing the face of the world, Materials on conflicts, Conflict of laws, Profano-mastix.

Or, a briefe and necessarie direction concerning the respects which wee owe to God, and his house, Materials on contracts. Author(s): Swan,John, Title(s): Speculum mundi; or, A glasse representing the face of the world; shewing both that it did begin, and must also end: the manner. speculum translation in Latin-English dictionary.

en Let theologians always remember the words of that great master of thought and spirituality, Saint Bonaventure, who in introducing his Itinerarium Mentis in Deum invites the reader to recognize the inadequacy of “reading without repentance, knowledge without devotion, research without the impulse of wonder, prudence without the ability to.

Contextual translation of "speculum mundi" into English. Human translations with examples: mundi, mirror, mirrors, the world, world eater, grace world, working hand. Image: A view of Fusiyama from from Jules Trousset's Nouveau dictionnaire encyclopédique universel illustré, Paris: La Librairie Illustrée, Ink: An early European account of Japan's top mountain, from John Swan's Speculum Mundi; or, A Glasse Representing the Face of the World (second edition, Cambridge, ): "In Japan there is a mountain called Figeniana, which is.

Excerpt from, Speculum Mundi, or, a Glasse representing the Face of the World (). In addition to displaying sexually transgressive behaviours, merpeople also exhibited an intimate knowledge of mystic secrets.Full text of "Natural history, lore and legend; being some few examples of quaint and by-gone beliefs, gathered in from divers authorities, ancient and mediaeval, of varying degrees of .John Swan - Speculum Mundi - c.

John Swan's sundry Speculum Mundi; or A Glasse Representing the Face of the World portrays the growing doubt of certain fantastic creatures.

A clergyman by profession, Swan uses some biblical references to cast uncertainty upon some beasts, yet accepts a variety of others.