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Micrographia restaurata

Robert Hooke

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 Printed for and sold by John Bowles, Printseller at the Black Horse in Cornhill, sold also by R. Dodsley, in Pallmall, and John Cuff, Optician, in Fleetstreet in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Microscopy -- Early works to 1800,
  • Microscopes -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    ContributionsBowles, John, 1701-1779, bookseller., Dodsley, Robert, 1703-1764, bookseller., Cuff, John, ca. 1708-1772, bookseller.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4], 64, [6] p., xxxiii leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17632321M
    OCLC/WorldCa1916589

    Micrographia Restaurata Robert Hooke ( – ) London: Printed for and sold by J. Bowles, QH27 H8. Robert Hooke, a gifted student, became the research assistant to Robert Boyle, founding member of the Royal Society. He was appointed Curator of Experiments in and by was conducting microscope demonstrations for the Society.   There were only three issues of the original plates: in the first printing of Micrographia (which will have a title-page with the date ‘MDCLXV’ at the bottom); the second printing of Micrographia (dated ‘MDCLXVII’); and in Henry Baker’s book ‘Micrographia Restaurata: or, the copper-plates of Dr Hooke’s wonderful.

    Micrographia book. Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The prime impetus for the spread of microscopy during the 18th century /5. Robert Hooke's Micrographia.

    Micrographia restaurata: or, the copper-plates of Dr. Hooke's wonderful discoveries by the microscope, reprinted and fully explained Robert Hooke Published by Gale ECCO, Print Editions (). The authoer, Robert Hooke, published "Micrographia" ("顕微鏡図譜" or "ミクログラフィア") in This is a book on microscopy. After his death in , it was re-issued as "Micrographia Restaurata" in Here, "Restaurata" means "restored".


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Micrographia Restaurata Contents. Micrographia restored. Although Micrographia is Hooke's most famous work, partly because of the brilliance of the illustrations and partly because of the extent to which his observations turned out to be so far ahead of their time, it is not necessarily so notable for the ease of access to Hooke's prose.

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Micrographia Restaurata by Robert Hooke and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Micrographia Restaurata Robert Hooke ( - ) London: Printed for and sold by J. Bowles, QH27 H8 Robert Hooke, a gifted student, became the research assistant to Robert Boyle, founding member of the Royal Society.

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First published init contains large-scale, finely detailed illustrations of some of the specimens Hooke viewed under the microscopes he designed. Title. 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.

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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.

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These selected Author: Hooke Robert. Seventy years later, plates from the original edition were reprinted by Henry Baker, an amateur enthusiast of Hooke’s work. This new book, Micrographia Restaurata, was published in and again in Ordered, That the Book written by Robert Hooke, M.A.

Fellow of this Society, Entituled, Micrographia, or some Physiological Descriptions of Minute Bodies, made by Magnifying Glasses, with Observations and Inquiries thereupon, Be printed by John Martyn, and James Allestry, Printers to the said Society. Novem. BROUNCKER. P.R.S. Other articles where Micrographia is discussed: biology: The discovery of cells: In Hooke published his Micrographia, which was primarily a review of a series of observations that he had made while following the development and improvement of the microscope.

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