HOGG, Jabez. The Microscope: Its history, construction, and applications. Being a familiar introduction to the use of the instrument and the study of microscopical science. Herbert Ingram & Co. 1856.
8vo. Original green cloth, gilt vignette to upper board, gilt lettering to spine; pp. xvi + 457 + [7, ads] + 16 [ads], frontispiece and engraved title page, 14 plates, text illustrations; spine sunned, a little sunning to tops of boards, previous owner's signature to front pastedown, very good.
Second edition. First published in 1854. A popular, well illustrated and technically comprehensive guide to microscopy.