Box of 54 Antique Microscope Slides Entomology Etc By R H ( Richard Hancock ) 1902-03
Richard Hancock, Microscopist (1870-1952)
best known to microscopists for his excellent mounts of spiders . Arachnology, the study of spiders, was a long-time interest of Hancock’s,
and he made numerous contributions to the field.Hancock also mounted a variety of insects and insect parts, plants and animal tissues ,
He was an active member of the Birmingham Microscopists’ and Naturalists’ Union prior to 1900.
In Good Condition
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