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Micrographia illustrata, or, The microscope explained : in several new inventions, particularly of a new variable microscope ... and also of a new camera obscura microscope ... Likewise, a natural history of aerial, terrestrial, and aquatic animals, &c., considered as microscopic objects / by George Adams.

By: Adams, George, 1709-1772.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Printed for the author ... , 1771Edition: The fourth edition.Description: lix, 325 p., 71 (i.e. 72) leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 22 cm.Place: England - LondonSubject(s): Microscopy -- Early works to 1800 | Microscopes -- Early works to 1800 | Natural history
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Book (Not for loan) Science Museum Wroughton
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O.B. ADA ADAMS (Browse shelf) Not For Loan 459406-2001

There are plates numbered 14 and 14, No. A. There are two plates numbered 57 and no plate numbered 56.

Spine title: Adams on the microscope.

Bound with "Catalogue of mathematical, philosophical, and optical instruments made under the inspection and direction of George Adams."

Plate 2 is wanting.

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