A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON THE USE OF THE MICROSCOPE, including the different methods of preparing and examining animal, vegetable, and mineral structures. Vol VI of the Library of Illustrated Standard Scientific Works.
London.Hippolyte Bailliere. 1848. [vii], xxi, [xiv], 1-464pp + 4pp prospectus + pp adverts + , 7pp catalogue. Frontispiece and many other illustrations, drawings and tables throughout. Original cloth, gilt. Octavo. First edition. Re-backed with the majority [90%] of the original spine laid down; endpapers strenthened and repaired at inner joints; extremities a little rubbed and a touch worn; some inoffensive water-staining to top corners of both boards; cloth a trifle marked; neat ownership inscription on front free endpaper; else a very good copy of a scarce title.