Book review: 'Antoni van Leeuwenhoek: Master of the Minuscule'.

by Lesley Robertson, Jantien Backer, Claud Biemans, Joop van Doorn, Klaas Krab, Willem Reijnders, Henk Smit and Peter Willemsen.

Publisher Brill, The Netherlands, May 2016.

Review by David Walker from the perspective of a microscopy enthusiast.


Image right: Book cover overlain with two commercial high quality replica microscopes with bi-convex lenses owned by the reviewer. Left - from the Museum Boerhaave, right - by Chris Kirby, UK of Christopher Allen Replicas. (The latter with a DIY mount for studying aqueous samples on a coverslip fragment.)


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