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

Yearsort descending Author Title
1678 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Microscopical Observations of the Structure of Hair: Made Also and Communicated by the above Said Mr. Anthony Leeuwenhoeck
1678 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Observationes D. Anthonii Lewenhoeck, De Natis E Semine Genitali Animalculis
1678 Hooke, R. Lectures and collections: Cometa, Microscopium
1679 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Mr. Leeuwenhoeck's Letter, containing his Observations of vast numbers of Animals in Semine Animalium.
1679 Vasseur, L. le (ed.) Recueil d'experiences et observations
1679 - 1682 Hooke, R. Philosophical Collections
1680 Burgemeesters Delft Nota betreffende de inrichting van het stadsbestuur
1680 Burgemeesters Delft Staat van de verpondingen op gebouwen sinds 1654
1680 Burgemeesters Delft Kohier Familiegeld
1680 Burgemeesters Delft Kohier van de huishoudens binnen de gerechten en ambachten onder Delft ressorterende, 1680
1680 - 1710 Kost, W. van der Minuutakten, 1680-1710 Wybrant Van Der Kost
1681 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Some Microscopical Observations made by Mr. Anthony Leuwenhoek, concerning the Globulous Particles in Liquors, and the Animals in Semine Masculino Insectorum
1681 Overkamp, H. Nieuwe beginselen tot de genees- en heelkonst
1682 Bontekoe, C. Reden over de koortzen
1682 Leeuwenhoek, A. van A Letter of Mr. Leuwenhoek, containing an account of several new discoveries by the Microscope
1682 Tavernier, J. B. De zes reizen van de heer J. Bapt. Tavernier
1682 Leeuwenhoek, A. van An account of several curious Discoveries ... made by Mr. Anth. Leuwenhoek with Microscopes
1682 Sterre, D. van der Keyserlijke Snee
1682 Leeuwenhoek, A. van A Letter of Mr. Leeuwenhoeck about the Texture and shape of the Fibres of the Muscles s of Crabs, Lobsters, Prawns, &c.
1682 - 1731 Mencke, O. (ed.) Acta eruditorum
1683 Leeuwenhoek, A. van An Abstract of a Letter from Mr. Anthony Leewenhoeck Writ to Sir C. W. Jan. 22. 1682/3 from Delft
1683 La Roque, J. (ed.) Journal de médecine
1683 Leeuwenhoek, A. van An Abstract of a Letter from Mr. Anthony Leewenhoeck of Delft to Mr. R. H. concerning the Appearances of Several Woods, and Their Vessels
1683 Leeuwenhoek, A. van An Abstract of a Letter from Mr. Anthony Leeuwenhoeck of Delft about Generation by an Animalcule of the Male Seed. Animals in the Seed of a Frog. Some Other Observables in the Parts of a Frog. Digestion, and the Motion of the Blood in a Feavor
1683 Dueren, J. van Wondere dingen in yders aard
1684 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Humor Cristallinus
1684 Rhyne, W. ten De Chineese en Japanse wijse om door het branden van moxa
1684 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Onsigtbare geschapene waarheden
1684 Leeuwenhoek, A. van An Abstract of a Letter from Mr. Anthony Leewenhoeck at Delft, Dated Sep. 17. 1683. Containing Some Microscopical Observations, about Animals in the Scurf of the Teeth, the Substance Call'd Worms in the Nose, the Cuticula Consisting of Scales
1684 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Eyerstok
1684 Leeuwenhoek, A. van An Abstract of a Letter from Mr. A. Leevvenhoeck of Delft, Dated Decemb. 28th, 1683. Concerning Scales within the Mouth, the Scaly Child That Was Shewn, the Anatomy of the Slime within the Guts, and the Use thereof
1684 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Schobbens in de Mond
1684 Leeuwenhoek, A. van A Letter from Mr. Anthony Leewenhoeck Fellow of the Royal Society, Dat. Apr. 14. 1684. Containing Observations about the Cristallin Humor of the Eye, etc.
1684 - 1718 various Nouvelles de la republique des lettres
1685 Leeuwenhoek, A. van An Abstract of a Letter of Mr. Anthony Leewenhoek Fellow of the R. Society; Concerning the Parts of the Brain of severall Animals; The Chalk Stones of the Gout; The Leprosy; And the Scales of Eeles
1685 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Onsigtbare verborgentheden
1685 Leeuwenhoek, A. van An Extract of a Letter from Mr. Anthony Leewenhoeck F. of the R. S. to a S. of the R. Society, Dated from Delf, January 5th. 1685
1685 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Sout-figuren
1685 Leeuwenhoek, A. van An Abstract of a Letter from Mr. Leewenhoeck, to the R. S. Dated Jan. 23d, 1684/5; Concerning the Various Figures of the Salts Contained in Several Substances
1685 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Zaden van Boomen
1685 Leeuwenhoek, A. van An Abstract of a Letter of Mr. Leeuwenhoeck Fellow of the R. Society, Dated March 30th. 1685. to the R. S. concerning Generation by an Insect
1685 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Anatomia et Contemplatio
1685 Molyneux, W. Circulation of the blood as seen, by the help of a Microscope
1685 - 1730 Bries, J. de Minuutakten, 1685-1730 Jan (Johannes) De Bries
1686 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Levende Dierkens
1686 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Cinnaber Naturalis
1686 - 1718 Clerc, J. le, and Jean Cornand de La Croze Bibliothèque universelle et historique
1687 Griendel, J. F. Micrographia nova
1687 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Vervolg der Brieven
1687 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Anatomia Seu Interiora Rerum



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