Bound in original blue cloth, gilt with blind stamped borders on boards. Slight wear to extremities and occasional foxing, but otherwise a very good clean copy.
The Scientific Press, Limited, 28 and 29 Southampton Street, Strand.,
With forty-one half-tone reproductions from original negatives and sixty-three text illustrations.
4to. 8.75 x 10.75 inches.  pp. advertisements + xi + [i] + 163 +  pp. +  pp. advertisements. 9 appendices at end.
Illustrated by frontispiece and five other half tone plates at end, with letterpress caption pages facing, and by 63 text figures of engravings and drawings.
A practical guide to the theory and practice of photomicrography which includes text engravings and advertisements for well known brands of microscopes, including those of Baker, Beck, Powell and Lealand, Ross, Swift, W. Watson and Carl Zeiss. Edmund Johnson Spitta (1853-1921) was a well known microscopist who was also a demonstrator of anatomy at St. George's Hospital Medical School and the joint author of An Atlas of Bacteriology.
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