The table is sortable by Year, Author, and Title.

Year Authorsort descending Title
1710 Adams, A. The Manner of Making Microscopes
2006 Adams, R. and L. Jardine The return of the Hooke folio
2014 Anderson, D. Still going strong: Leeuwenhoek at eighty
2016 Anderson, D. The tensions between facts and fantasy
1663 Anhaltin, C. M. School-Boeck van de Wyn-Royeryen
2013 Archief Delft WKD - Orphans Chamber Archive
2003 Archief Delft Digital Family Tree
2014 Archief Delft Delft Collection (Collectie Delft)
2013 Archief Delft DAA - Diletto and Arme Archive
2006 Archief Delft Historical GIS
2013 Archief Delft HGD - Reformed Church Archive
2007 Archief Delft Achter de Gevels van Delft (web)
2013 Archief Delft ONA - Old Notary Archive
2013 Archief Delft ORA - Old Judicial Archive
2013 Archief Delft OAD - Old Archive
2007 Archief Delft Digital Arena
2013 Archief Delft SNG St Nicolaas Gilde archive
2013 Archief Delft DTB - Baptism, Marriage, Burial Archive
2013 Archief Delft LAD - Miscellaneous Accessions
1626 - 1686 Assendelft, W. van Minuutakten, 1626-1686 Willem Van Assendelft
2007 Azevedo, A. A. de A Novel Method For Making Miniature Lenses
2005 Azevedo, A. A. de Exploring The Possibilities Of Single Lens Microscopes
2006 Azevedo, A. A. de The Challenge Of Grinding Lenses For Single Lens Microscopes
1982 Baas, P. Leeuwenhoek's contributions to wood anatomy and his ideas on sap transport in plants
1982 Baas, P. Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek And His Observation On The Structure Of The Woody Cell Wall
1739 Baker, H. An Account of Mr. Leeuwenhoek's Microscopes
1756 Baker, H. Nuttig Gebruik van het Mikroscoop
1743 Baker, H. Microscope Made Easy
1991 Baker, R. The Homemade Microscope
1988 Bardell, D. The discovery of microorganisms by Robert Hooke
1982 Bardell, D. The Roles of the Sense of Taste and Clean Teeth in the Discovery of Bacteria by Antoni van Leeuwenhoek
1735 Barker, R. A Catoptric Microscope
2017 Becchi, A. Between Learned Science and Technical Knowledge
1924 Becking, L. B. Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, immortal dilettant (1632-1723)
1967 Bedini, S. A. An Early Optical Lens-Grinding Lathe
1966 Bedini, S. A. Lens making for scientific instrumentation in the seventeenth century
1922 Beijerinck, M. W. De infusies en de ontdekking der bakteriën
1695 Beminnaar Register van alle de Werken
1992 Bergvelt, E. and R. Kistemaker (ed.) De wereld binnen handbereik. Nederlandse kunst- en rariteitenverzamelingen, 1585-1735
2006 Berkel, K. van The Unexpected Popularity of Antoni van Leeuwenhoek
1982 Berkel, K. van Intellectuals against Leeuwenhoek
1999 Berkel, K. van, A. van Helden, and L. Palm (eds.) A History of Science in The Netherlands. Survey, Themes and Reference.
1754 - 1787 Berryat, J. (ed.) Collection académique
1944 Beydals, P. Een Geromantiseerde Ontmoeting Tusschen Leibniz en Leeuwenhoeck
1933 Beydals, P. Leeuwenhoeck-Brief No.-27, en Andere Gegevens
1933 Beydals, P. Twee Testamenten Van Antoni Van Leeuwenhoeck
1698 Bidloo, G. Brief van G: Bidloo, aan Antony van Leeuwenhoek
1972 Bidloo, G. G. Letter to Anthony van Leeuwenhoek about the animals which are sometimes found in the liver of sheep and other beasts
1948 Birch, L. C. The intrinsic rate of natural increase of an insect population
1756 Birch, T. The History of the Royal Society of London



This comprehensive bibliography has several kinds of information:

  • all of Leeuwenhoek's publications, self-published (Dutch and Latin) and edited by others, especially in Philosophical Transactions
  • another hundred and fifty primary sources, pre-1800, most of them in Dutch and available in the Delft city archives
  • the secondary literature about Leeuwenhoek's life, times, and accomplishments, in English or Dutch only, most of them originally in print, many now available online
  • websites and inventories to access primary sources, usually stored in databases