Excerpt from The Museum of Science and Art, Vol. 9 Fig.37. Chevaliers Universal Microscope. The Microscope. Chapter I.1. Origin of the term.2. Simple microscopes are magnifying glasses.3. Compound microscope.4. Object-glass and eye-glass.5. General description of the instrument.6. Uses of the field-glass. 7. ReflectLARDNER Smuseum Op Science. B 1 No.105. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.