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Books

The number of microscopy books currently in print is relatively small. Our used microscopes web site has many books from the ‘hay day’ of microscopy enthusiasm.

Accessories

Microscope slide storage

Biological Microtechniques Sanderson

Koi Health

Insects on Nettles

Davies

Ants

Skinner & Allen

Modern Photomicrography Bracegirdle & Bradbury

Adventures with a Microscope Headstrom

Exploring Gardens with the Microscope - Hingley

Exploring the Seashore with a Microscope - Hingley

An ABC of Microscopic Life Hingley

Exploring Freshwater with a Microscope - Hingley

Set of Hingley Booklets

A Colour Atlas of Histology Gartner & Hiatt

Practical Microscopy

Microscopy of Textile Fibres Greaves & Saville

Pollen its collection

and Preparation

Animals on seaweed

Hayward

Pollen Identification

for Beekeepers

Ladybirds

Animals under Logs & Stones Wheater & Read

Solitary Wasps

Hopkins

Microscopic Monsters

Arnold

Insects on Thistles

Redfern

Contrast Techniques in Light Microscopy

Understanding and Using

the Stereomicroscope

Microscopic Life in Sphagnum Hingley

Animals of the Surface Film Guthrie

Colour Atlas of Rocks

and Minerals

Fluorescence Microscopy Herman

Practical Microscopy

for Beekeepers

Understanding

Bee Anatomy

Introduction to Light Microscopy - Bradbury

Bradbury & Bracegirdle. 123 pages. A fine publication covering all aspects of the theory and practical use of compound and stereomicroscopes

Price £39.00

Universal accessories Microscope Boxes coverslips & slides Dissecting Equipment Microscopy reagents Slides and Mountants Microscopy stains Slide Tour

Universal Accessories

Microscope Cases

Slide Preparation and Kits

Dissecting Equipment

Solvents and Reagents

Slides and Mountants

Staining Powder and Solutions

Prepared Slides

Slide Storage

Publications that cover slide preparation and the optical microscope

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We are delighted to see this fine publication back in print. An easy to read practical guide providing readers with all the knowledge they require to prepare better and more informative slides. Many pictures and diagrams.

Price £41

By J E Marson. 72 pages. A first rate guide for the novice and experienced microscopist alike. The book concentrates in chapter form on the preparation of specimens for microscopy.

Price £12

A magnificent book containing a large number of superb colour photomicrographs and line drawings of human tissues. 444 pages

Price £44

A superb book for the insect enthusiast, specialising in the nettle habitat - an ideal book for the stereomicroscopist. Recommended for its illustrations.

Price £15.00

Written by Holmes and Pitman, this is an excellent hard back book for the Koi keeper that deals with the microscopy of Koi parasitic disease. 160 pages with over 300 colour pictures. Recommended.

Price £17.00

A comprehensive book detailing the life forms of the many species of ant including their microscopic classification. Very well illustrated.

Price £20.00

A guide book to 59 experiments using any simple microscope. An excellent for the young scientist.

Price £11.00

An introduction to the theory and practice of producing high quality photomicrographs.

Price £41.00

A booklet to support the use of a microscope around the garden. Ideal for the beginner.

Price £3.00

A booklet explaining most of the more common terms and applications in microscopy.

Price £3.00

A booklet to assist with the use of a microscope at the seashore. Ideal for the beginner.

Price £3.00

Ideal for the beginner. Deals with the microscopy of life forms commonly found in freshwater, ditches and ponds.

Price £3.00

The full set of 4 Hingley booklets listed at a price advantage.

Price £10

A specialist well written book dealing with the microscopic examination of textile fibres.

Price £41.00

A well written book dealing with sphagnum moss and the life forms that it contains.

Price £15.00

Deals with the techniques for the preparation of pollen for microscopical examination.

Price £8.00

A beautifully illustrated book and a must for the natural history beginner. There are excellent user friendly identification keys to the many forms of easily accessible life forms in these types of habitat.

Price £15.00

The insect loved by all. This is the definitive work about this fascinating insect.  Card backed  142 pages with  excellent illustration.

Price £20.00

Solitary wasps fascinate naturalists because they are diverse, often colourful and lively creatures to watch. As well as covering the latest arrivals to Britain, the keys include the species apparently extinct in Britain - to help continental users of the book.

Price £20.00

Contains all the reagents and stains needed to fix and stain blood smears. Full instructions and example slides included.

Price £15.00

An amusing cartoon illustrated book full of microscopy facts aimed to get the junior scientist itching to get their hands on a microscope

Price £6.00

Combines the key aspects of theoretical and practical fluorescence microscopy and includes all the latest techniques and applications. The book describes the principles involved in fluorescence microscopy, the equipment required and the major applications.

Price £36.00

 This book is well written from this perspective and is an easy read. It succeeds where others have failed in making what is potentially a very technical subject understandable from the beginners viewpoint. Clearly and concisely described.

Price £15.00

This is a magnificent book with a very large number of full colour photographs that explain visually the structure of the honeybee. This must be the modern definitive work on the structure of the bee.

Price £27.50

Written to accompany degree courses in mineralogy, this is also a fine atlas for the amateur geologist. There are over 160 excellent photomicrographs together with descriptions and source information about 75 different minerals and rocks.

Price £25.00

A naturalists guide to the microscopic life found on the seashore and sea plants.

Price £15.00

The definitive book listing and illustrating the myriad of life forms that inhabit the surface film of fresh water habitats.

Price £15.00

An excellent book covering a wide range of microscopy techniques and systems designed to enhance specimen detail, for example phase contrast.

Price £41.00

Written by Rex Sawyer, this is an excellent guide to the features of British pollen and comes complete with a CD-ROM which contains a superb identification key. Highly recommended.

Price £27.00

There has been the need for a long time for a book that combines the theory and practice of stereomicroscopy. As this well constructed and written book by Lewis Woolnough shows there is more to low power microscopy than many people think. Excellent pictures.

Price £7.50

Microscopy as a Hobby -

Mol Smith

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Finally, an amateur microscopy book up-to-date with our modern world to introduce children, teenagers, and adults to a fantastic hobby and pastime. The author founded one of the most established Hobby Microscopy sites on the web. Paper backed 142 pages. Unreservedly recommended Price £10.50

Safe Microscopic Techniques for Amateurs

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This is an excellent book for anyone wanting to try and make their own specimen slides to look at with a microscope.  It shows you no longer need toxic and banned chemicals to preserve animal and plant forms and mount them. Excellent. Paper backed

Price £10.50

Pippa’s Progress

Mol Smith

The perfect guide for all young people using a microscope for the first time! This book is supported by tutorial videos with free internet access. Highly recommended for the junior scientist

Price £10.50

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Understanding and using the Light Microscope

Anyone buying a microscope for the first time needs this excellent book. The microscope is ‘explained’ in a superb easy to understand and visual way. Not only that but there are 9 supporting videos available free online to download. An exceptional book highly recommended.         Price £8.00

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First Steps into a

Secret World

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Published by the Manchester Microscopical Society. This book offers practical guidance for those who would like to see some of the millions of creatures and organisms which are not visible to the naked eye and without which life on this planet would not exist.

Price £3.50

Pollen Microscopy

by Norman Chapman


It is not often that the definitive book on a subject is written. For those interested in the microscopy of pollen this is the definitive book. Superb drawings of pollen grains and superb presentation. How to prepare pollen and how to identify it is what the book does. Highly recommended. Price £21.00

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Ladybirds

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The definitive book about  Ladybirds. A full description and classification of the 47 different species of these popular beetles including maps of their distribution in the Brtish Isles. 142 pages with many illustrations

Price £20.00

The Ultimate Guide to your Microscope

This is the book that we wish we had written. It is simply excellent. Imported from the US this book takes you through the process of making slide preparations with a high power microscope in an easy to understand format. Excellent illustrations and instructions.  Highly recommended.

Price £11.00



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