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Adams, George, Plates for the Essays on the Microscope, London: Robert Hindmarsh, 1787,thrity-one engraved plates showing Culpeper, scroll, solar and screw-barrel microscopes, the movement of light, insects, shells and other specimens, in printer's binding, (overall good); and George Adams Essays on the Microscope; Containing a Practical Description of the Most Improved Microscopes; a General History of Insects, their Transformations, Peculiar Habits, and Economy, second edition, London: Dillon and Keating, 1798, marbled paper covers, (spine defective).