Reinier Boitet's Beschryving der Stadt Delft published; first biography of Leeuwenhoek

Date: 
January 1, 1729

Reinier Boitet's Beschryving der Stadt Delft, Description of the City of Delft, corrected, expanded, and updated Bleyswyck's 1667 Beschryvinge.

It included a section on Leeuwenhoek in Chapter XIV, pp 665-670, that is the only basis for several details about Leeuwenhoek's life.

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