Flea schema from Micrographia, 1665 London

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Hooke, Robert. 1665. Micrographia: or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies made by magnifying glasses. With observations and inquiries thereupon / by R. Hooke … London: Printed by J. Martyn and J. Allestry.

Schema 34 – “Of flea.”

Record link: http://othmerlib.chemheritage.org/record=b1045122~S3

Source (provenance): Hooke, Robert. 1665. Micrographia: or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies made by magnifying glasses. With observations and inquiries thereupon / by R. Hooke ... London: Printed by J. Martyn and J. Allestry. Schema 34 - "Of flea."
Permissions: This image is in the public domain.
Credit: Source library: The Donald F. and Mildred Topp Othmer Library of Chemical History, Chemical Heritage Foundation, Philadelphia, USA.
Associated timeline dates: 1655
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