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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
Copper-plates of Dr. Hooke's wonderful discoveries by the microscope
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
, 65,  p., xxxiii leaves of plates (4 folded) : ill. (etchings and engravings) ; 36 cm. (fol.)
An abridgment of the author's Micrographia, attributed by Keynes to Henry Baker; the plates are largely those of the original edition of 1665, with some omitted and some copied (as explained in the preface); additional captions have been added and plate numbers changed to conform to the abridgement.
Signatures: [A]₂ B-R₂ [S]-[T]₂.
P. , - (third sequence) blank.
Title vignette; tail-pieces; horizontal chain lines.
Errata: p. 65.
HistologyHistology--Early works to 1800MicroscopyMicroscopy--Early works to 1800MicroscopesMicroscopes--Early works to 1800Natural historyNatural history--Pre-Linnean worksQH271 .H662 1745