Lincolnwood, Illinois: Science Heritage Ltd. 1987. Reprint. A collection of facsimile reprint of seven early works on microscopy plus 2 later works of interest to microscopists and scientific instrument enthusiasts/scholars. Printedin in eight volumes, each in green leather(ette) and contained in a nice slipcase. This set is in fine condition, noting a missing tab at the base of the slipcase. Extra shipping may be required for this order due to its weight. Near Fine. Boards. 
The eight works included in this set are: 18th Century Microscopes A Sypnosis of History and Workbook (McCormick, 1987); Practical Treatise on the Use of the Microscope (Quekett, 1848); A History of Microtechnique 2nd edition (Bracegirdle, 1987); The Microscope Made Easy and Pocket Microscopes (Henry Baker 1769 and James Wilson 1706); Micrographia (Robert Hooke, 1665); The Achromatic Microscope (Richard Beck, 1865); The Microscopic Cabinet (Andrew Pritchard, 1832); The Microtomist's Vade-Mecum (Arthur Bolles Lee, 1885).
From the library of scientific instrument dealer Phil Stanley.