From makers to users : microscopes, markets and scientific practices in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries : proceedings of the International Workshop on the History of Microscopy : Milan, October 13-14, 2004 = Dagli artigiani ai naturalisti : microscopi, offerta dei mercati e pratiche scientifiche nei secoli XVII e XVIII : atti del Convegno internazionale di storia della microscopia / edited by Dario Generali and Marc J. Ratcliff.

Title: 
From makers to users : microscopes, markets and scientific practices in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries : proceedings of the International Workshop on the History of Microscopy : Milan, October 13-14, 2004 = Dagli artigiani ai naturalisti : microscopi, offerta dei mercati e pratiche scientifiche nei secoli XVII e XVIII : atti del Convegno internazionale di storia della microscopia / edited by Dario Generali and Marc J. Ratcliff.
Publisher: 
[Florence, Italy] : L.S. Olschki, 2007.
Description: 
xv, 336 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Other Authors: 
Generali, Dario, 1953-
Ratcliff, Marc.
Conference Name: 
International Workshop on the History of Microscopy (2004 : Milan, Italy)
Bib ID: 
102668
Variant Title: 
Dagli artigiani ai naturalisti
Notes: 
Contributions in English and Italian.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: 
Writing the history of "microscopy" in the twenty-first century / Marc J. Ratcliff, Dario Generali --
Incredibili visioni : Roma e i microscopi alla fine del '600 / Michela Fazzari --
Microscopes made in Augsburg / Inge Keil --
Antonio Vallisneri e la questione dei vermicelli spermatici : un'indagine storico-naturalistica / Francesco Luzzini --
Abraham Trembley's impact on the construction of microscopes / Marc J. Ratcliff, Marian Fournier --
Microscope makers in eighteenth-century northern Italy / Alberto Lualdi --
Testing microscopes between market and scientific strategies / Marc J. Ratcliff --
Optical design in seventeenth-century Italian compound microscopes : a technical account / Francesco Andrietti --
Malpighi e il microscopio della natura / Gianni Micheli --
Personal styles in microscopy : Leeuwenhoek, Swammerdam and Huygens / Marian Fournier --
L'uso del microscopio in Vallisneri / Dario Generali --
"The most signal and illustrious instance of the use of the microscope" : Benjamin Martin on the insect eye / Jutta Schickore --
Gli "animaluzzi" di Bonaventura Corti : microscopia spallanzaniana o alternativa d'eccellenza? / Maria Teresa Monti.
ISBN: 
9788822256690
8822256697
Series: 
Biblioteca dell'Edizione nazionale delle opere di Antonio Vallisneri ; 3.
Biblioteca dell'edizione nazionale delle opere di Antonio Vallisneri ; 3