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

Yearsort descending Author Title
1950 Fildes, P. Leeuwenhoek Lecture: The evolution of microbiology
1950 Rooseboom, M. Leeuwenhoek, the Man: A Son of His Nation and His Time
1950 Dobell, C. Samuel Hoole, translator of Leeuwenhoek's Select works, with notes on that publication.
1951 Schlichting, T. H. Waarom Vond Van Leeuwenhoek Geen Navolging?
1951 Seters, W. H. van Antoni van Leeuwenhoek in Amsterdam
1952 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Alle de Brieven. The Collected Letters. Volume 4
1952 Seters, W. H. van Leeuwenhoek's afkomst en jeugd
1955 Encyclopaedia Britannica Films Antony van Leeuwenhoek (film)
1956 Seters, W. H. van Leeuwenhoeck's Aalkijker-Modellen
1957 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Alle de Brieven. The Collected Letters. Volume 5
1957 Visser, J. C. Delfts Bruggen
1957 Reinhard, E. G. Landmarks of parasitology: I. The discovery of the life cycle of the liver fluke
1958 Loos-Haaxman, J. Delftse Burgers
1959 Schierbeek, A. Measuring The Invisible World
1959 Lanen, J. Antoni van Leeuwenhoek: een film over de ontwikkeling van de microscopie
1960 Brouwer, H. Geschreven verleden; genealogie en oud schrift
1961 Schierbeek, A. Leeuwenhoek as surveyor and wine-gauger
1961 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Alle de Brieven. The Collected Letters. Volume 6
1961 Schierbeek, A. The history of the investigation into the genesis of gall-nuts
1962 Hoff, B. van 't Oude plattegronden van de stad Delft
1962 Schierbeek, A. Antoni van Leeuwenhoek on the circulation of the blood
1963 Schierbeek, A. Antoni van Leeuwenhoek en zijn voornaamste ontdekkingen
1964 Pirie, N. W. The Leeuwenhoek Lecture: The size of small organisms
1964 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Alle de Brieven. The Collected Letters. Volume 7
1965 Damsteegt, B. C. Syntactische verschijnselen in de taal van Antoni van Leeuwenhoek
1966 Bedini, S. A. Lens making for scientific instrumentation in the seventeenth century
1967 Bradbury, S. The Evolution of the Microscope
1967 Egerton, F. N. Leeuwenhoek as a founder of animal demography
1967 Bedini, S. A. An Early Optical Lens-Grinding Lathe
1967 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Alle de Brieven. The Collected Letters. Volume 8
1968 Rooseboom, M. Antoni van Leeuwenhoek: zijn ontdekkingen en het denken van zijn tijd
1968 Seters, W. H. van Van Leeuwenhoeks tweede huwelijk
1968 Walter, W. and H. Via Making A Leeuwenhoek "Microscope" Replica
1969 Jonge, C. H. de Delft Ceramics
1969 Meischke, R. Het Nederlandse Woonhuis
1970 Koch, A. C. F. Oorkondenboek van Holland en Zeeland tot 1299
1970 Jahn, T. L. How to know the Protozoa; a pictured-key for identifying the more common fresh water, marine, and parasitic Protozoa
1972 Bidloo, G. G. Letter to Anthony van Leeuwenhoek about the animals which are sometimes found in the liver of sheep and other beasts
1973 Caiger-Smith, A. Tin-Glaze Pottery
1973 Lindeboom, G. A. Reinier de Graaf en de Koninklijke Societiet te Londen
1974 Saag, B. van der Pieter Rabus en Antoni van Leeuwenhoek in de Boekzaal van Europe
1974 Kossmann, E. H. and A. F. Mellink Texts Concerning the Revolt of the Netherlands
1975 Pas, P. W. van der Leeuwenhoeck's Correspondence at the Royal Society
1975 Lindeboom, G. A. De Ziekte van Van Leeuwenhoek
1975 Smit, P. and J. Heniger Antoni van Leeuwenhoek (1632-1723) and the discovery of bacteria
1975 Lindeboom, G. A. The letters of Jan Swammerdam to Melchisedec Thévenot
1976 Leeuwenhoek, A. van Alle de Brieven. The Collected Letters. Volume 9
1976 Lechevalier, H. Louis Joblot and His Microscopes
1976 Casida, L. E. Leeuwenhoek's Observation of Bacteria
1976 Porter, J. R. Antony van Leeuwenhoek: Tercentenary of His Discovery of Bacteria



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