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  • Bernard le Bovier de Fontenelle
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  • 02 March 2017
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  1. says:

    A charming mix of philosophy the science of astronomy from 1686 Fontenelle playfully joyfully explores known theorized scientific facts of the time concerning the universe At times he is spookily prescient How I

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    A concoction of exaggerated Copernican scientific views on the cosmos presented through a fictitious setting A 17th look at astronom

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    This is a short one but a good oneThe tale is only some 70 odd pages long it was revised countless times by the author thru the decades; this is the 1st printing from 1686 The Univ of Cal Press publication which I read is supplemented with both a lengthy Introduction and Translator's Preface which add even interest Apparently the tome was

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    I was curious to read this after hearing it referred to as one of the first known popular science books this must depend on how you define scien

  5. says:

    First read this over thirty years ago while researching G Bruno's influence on the 17C moon mappers Langrenus Heve

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    I read this in a few hours It's actually charming for a scientific text Written as a pleasant conversation about the Coperni

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    Wow What an interesting book especially when it’s historical context is considered The introduction did a nice job providing that context I also liked the format that of a conversation between two people one a

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    This book was written in 1686 and is translated from French I had to read it for my History elective class in college I found it to be an extremely interesting read because it explores imagination and ideas about science at the current time in 1686 through the conversations of a physicists and an aristocrat lady The language is elouent and beautiful The conversation is very deep and thoughtful Definitely a good explora

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    This is an enjoyable excursion into 17th century ideas about the constitution and potential for life in the solar system Written in light of telescopic observation and general knowledge about the period and spatial arrangement of the visible planets including the then newly discovered satellites of Jupiter and Saturn It is light on

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    An astounding book Don't let the dull cover or the fact that it was written in the 17th Century deter you from picking up this book I wish Font

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Meskun Dünyaların Çokluğu

Years ago readers can share the excitement of a new extremely daring view of the uinverse Conversations on the Plurality of Worlds Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes first published in 1686 is one of the best loved classics of the early French enlightenment Through a series of informal dialogues that take place on successive evenings in the maruise's moonlit gardens Fontenelle describes the new cosmology of the Copernican world view with matchles clarity imagination and wit Moreover he boldly makes his interlocuto. I read this in a few hours It s actually charming for a scientific text Written as a pleasant conversation about the Copernican system in the gardens of a moonlit palace it is a great reminder that good scientific writing should clarify and teach Fontenelle writes with clarity and makes the Copernican system understandable to all readers instead of trying to impress the establishment with his expertise

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Surveying the night sky a charming philosopher and his hostess the Maruise are considering thep ossibility of travelers from the moon What if they were skillful enough to navigate on the outer surface of our air and from there through their curiosity to see us they angled for us like fish Would that please you asks the philosopher Why not the Maruise replies As for me I'd put myself into their nets of my own volition just to have the pleasure of seeing those who caught meIn this imaginary conversation of three hundred. This is a short one but a good oneThe tale is only some 70 odd pages long it was revised countless times by the author thru the decades this is the 1st printing from 1686 The Univ of Cal Press publication which I read is supplemented with both a lengthy Introduction and Translator s Preface which add even interest Apparently the tome was very well received and influentialConversations is fiction and it is about science However H A Hargreaves the translator cautions about classifying it as early science fiction If not directly on the sf evolutionary path it certainly is kind of

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R a woman inviting female participation in the almost exclusively male province of scientific discourse The popular Fontenelle lived through an entire century from 1657 to 1757 and wrote prolifically H A Hargreaves's fresh appealing translation brings the author's masterpiece to new generations of readers while the introduction by Nina Rattner Gelbart clearly demonstrates the importance of the Conversations for the history of science of women of literature and of French civilization and for the popularization of cultur. This book was written in 1686 and is translated from French I had to read it for my History elective class in college I found it to be an extremely interesting read because it explores imagination and ideas about science at the current time in 1686 through the conversations of a physicists and an aristocrat lady The language is elouent and beautiful The conversation is very deep and thoughtful Definitely a good exploration into the past nouveau I really hope I can get my hands on the full French version to read