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Micrographia restaurata or, The copper-plates of Dr. Hooke"s wonderful discoveries by the microscope, reprinted and fully explained: whereby the most valuable particulars in that celebrated author"s Micrographia are brought together in a narrow compass; and intermixed, occasionally, with many entertaining and instructive discoveries and observations in natural history. by Robert Hooke

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Published by J. Bowles, sold also by R. Dodsley, and J. Cuff in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Microscope and microscopy -- Early works to 1800,
  • Natural history -- Pre-Linnean works.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination[4], 65, [4] p.
Number of Pages65
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18999601M

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  Micrographia restaurata: or, the copper-plates of Dr. Hooke's wonderful discoveries by the microscope, reprinted and fully explained: whereby the most valuable particulars in that celebrated author's Micrographia are brought together in a narrow compass, edited by Henry Baker. London, See the LocatorPlus catalog record. Hooke, Robert, Micrographia Restaurata: or, the Copper-Plates of Dr. Hooke's Wonderful Discoveries by the Microscope, Reprinted and Fully Explained (London: Printed for John Bowles, ) (page images and HTML at ). Micrographia: or Some Physiological Descriptions of Minute Bodies Made by Magnifying Glasses. With Observations and Inquiries Thereupon. is a historically significant book by Robert Hooke about his observations through various lenses. It is particularly notable for being the first book to illustrate insects, plants etc. as seen through : Robert Hooke. Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.