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The Collected Letters of Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek - Volume 14 : The Collected Letters of Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek - A Committee Of Dutch Scientists

The Collected Letters of Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek - Volume 14

The Collected Letters of Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek

Hardcover Published: June 1996
ISBN: 9789026514500
Number Of Pages: 376

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This volume (the 14th of a series of 19) contains 21 letters written between August 1701 and March 1704. At least half of these letters were addressed to Fellows of the Royal Society in London. Every volume in the series contains the texts in the original Dutch and an English translation. The great range of subjects studied by Van Leeuwenhoek is reflected in these letters: instruments to measure water; pulmonary diseases; experiments relating to the solution of gold and silver; salt crystals and grains of sand; botanical work, such as duckweed and germination of orange pips; descriptions on protozoa; blood; spermatozoa; and health and hygiene, for example and harmfulness of tea and coffee and the benefits of cleaning teeth.;Volumes One to 13 are available at a reduced price from Swets and Zeitlinger.

This volume (the 14th of a series of 19) contains 21 letters written between August 1701 and March 1704. At least half of these letters were addressed to Fellows of the Royal Society in London. Every volume in the series contains the texts in the original Dutch and an English translation. The great range of subjects studied by Van Leeuwenhoek is reflected in these letters: instruments to measure water; pulmonary diseases; experiments relating to the solution of gold and silver; salt crystals and grains of sand; botanical work, such as duckweed and germination of orange pips; descriptions on protozoa; blood; spermatozoa; and health and hygiene, for example and harmfulness of tea and coffee and the benefits of cleaning teeth.;Volumes One to 13 are available at a reduced price from Swets and Zeitlinger.

ISBN: 9789026514500
ISBN-10: 9026514506
Series: The Collected Letters of Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek : Book 14
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 376
Published: June 1996
Publisher: CRC PR INC
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.78  x 2.54
Weight (kg): 0.98
Edition Number: 1