The Microscope Series and other McCrone Books

The Microscope Series

Microscope Publications (Division of McCrone Research Institute) publish a series of monographs related to the microscope. Currently, 12 of the 52 originally proposed titles are now available including:

A Short History of the English Microscopes

A Short History of the Early American Microscopes

The Optical Performance of the Light Microscope, Part I

The Optical Performance of the Light Microscope, Part II

Accessories for the Light Microscope

Special Methods in Light Microscopy

Transmitted Polarised Light Microscopy

Light Microscopical Resinography

The Microscopy of Liquid Crystals

The 4-Axis Universal Stage

Glossary of Microscopical Terms and Definitions

Teaching Microscopy

Click on a title above to read the preface and table of contents for each. Copies of these monographs are available for purchase from McCrone Research Institute by phone (312-842-7100) and through this website.

Purchase a Volume of The Microscope Series

Additionally, McCrone Research Institute is interested in publishing the remaining books in this worthwhile series and incorporating additional titles.

Solicitation for Authoring the Microscope Series

Other McCrone Books

Polarized Light Microscopy
By: McCrone, McCrone and Delly

Asbestos Identification
By: Walter C. McCrone

Fusion Methods in Chemical Microscopy: A Textbook and Laboratory Manual
By: Walter C. McCrone, Jr.

Handbook of Chemical Microscopy, Volume II: Chemical Methods and Inorganic Qualitative Analysis
By: Chamot & Mason

The Optical Properties of Organic Compounds
By: Winchell

The Microscopical Characters of Artificial Inorganic Solid Substances: Optical Properties of Artificial Minerals
By: Winchell & Winchell

Organic Microchemical Analysis
By: Behrens-Kley (translated by Richard E. Stevens)

Judgement Day for the Turin Shroud
By: Walter C. McCrone

The Particle Atlas (Book) – Volume I: Principles and Techniques

The Particle Atlas (Book) – Volume VI: Electron-Optical Atlas and Techniques

The Particle Atlas Electronic Edition (CD))

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