Microscopic view of several sorts of hair and bee's stinger
- Part of Micrographia : or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies made by magnifying glasses. With observations and inquiries thereupon
Engravings from Schem. 16 of the first edition of Robert Hooke's seminal volume, Micrographia : or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies made by magnifying glasses. With observations and inquiries thereupon. Figure 1 depicts several types of hair, including hog bristles and cat whiskers, that are the subject of Hooke's experiments in Observ. XXXII. Figure 2 depicts the stinger of a bee that is the subject of Hooke's experiments in Observ. XXXIV.
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Hooke, Robert. “Microscopic View of Several Sorts of Hair and Bee's Stinger.” In Micrographia : or, Some Physiological Descriptions of Minute Bodies Made by Magnifying Glasses. With Observations and Inquiries Thereupon. London, England: J. Allestry, 1665. https://digital.sciencehistory.org/works/jd472x672.
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