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Turner, Gerard L'Estrange

Overview
Works: 150 works in 286 publications in 3 languages and 4,453 library holdings
Genres: History  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Catalogs  Biography  Sources  Directories  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction, Thesis advisor, Contributor
Classifications: Q185, 681.75
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerard L'Estrange Turner
Nineteenth-century scientific instruments by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
6 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scientific instruments, 1500-1900 : an introduction by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
9 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book traces the historical origins and development of instruments as they spread across the globe, explaining their manufacture, use, and adaptations. It gives practical advice on dealing with instruments and checking their authenticity, and features a comprehensive international list of major museums and instrument collections. Over 100 illustrations show the instruments to their full advantage
Antique scientific instruments by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collecting Microscopes by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
9 editions published in 1981 in English and Dutch and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mikroskop / Sammlung
Historical aspects of microscopy: papers read at a one-day conference held by the Royal Microscopical Society at Oxford, 18 March, 1966 by Microscopical society (Londres)( Book )
6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mikroskop / Geschichte
The patronage of science in the nineteenth century ( Book )
8 editions published in 1976 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discussing chemistry and steam : the minutes of a coffee house philosophical society, 1780-1787 by Trevor Harvey Levere( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume transcribes and comments on the manuscript Minutes of the meetings in a London coffee house of a group of 18th century scientists, who discussed some of the key scientific issues of the day
Elizabethan instrument makers : the origins of the London trade in precision instrument making by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on the history of the microscope by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mikroskopie / Geschichte
Scientific instruments and experimental philosophy, 1550-1850 by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great age of the microscope : the collection of the Royal Microscopical Society through 150 years by Royal Microscopical Society (Great Britain)( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Directory of British scientific instrument makers, 1550-1851 by Gloria C Clifton( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renaissance astrolabes and their makers by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The atlas catalogue of Replica Rara Ltd. antique microscopes by J. B McCormick( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The practice of science in the nineteenth century : teaching and research apparatus in the Teyler Museum by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
God bless the microscope! : a history of the Royal Microscopical Society over 150 years by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proceedings of the Eleventh International Scientific Instrument Symposium : Bologna University, Italy, 9-14 September 1991 by Scientific Instrument Symposium( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strumenti scientifici del Rinascimento italiano = Italian Renaissance scientific instruments by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in Italian and English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalogue of microscopes by Gerard L'Estrange Turner( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Storia delle scienze ( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Estrange Turner, Gerard l' 1926-
Estrange Turner, Gerard l' 1926-2012
L'e. Turner, Gerard
L'Estrange, Gerard Turner
L'Estrange Turner, Gerard 1926-
L'Estrange Turner, Gerard 1926-2012
Turner, G. L.
Turner, G. L.E.
Turner, G. L'E.
Turner, G. L'E. 1926-
Turner, G. L'E. 1926-2012
Turner, G. L'E. (Gerard L'Estrange)
Turner, Gerald L'E.
Turner, Gerard 1926-
Turner, Gerard 1926-2012
Turner, Gerard L.
Turner, Gerard L. E.
Turner, Gerard Lapos
Turner Gerard L'E.
Turner, Gerard L'E. 1926-
Turner, Gerard L'E. 1926-2012
Turner, Gerard L'E (Gerard L'Estrange)
Languages
English (104)
Italian (11)
Dutch (4)
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