NEEDHAM, Marchamont [NEDHAM]
Medela medicinae.London: R. Lownds, 1665.
Needham, a physician better known for his work in journalism, was one of the earliest – if not the first – Englishman to write on the germ theory. In his book he included an account of Kircher’s experiments with the microscope.
Subjects: INFECTIOUS DISEASE, MICROBIOLOGY