The Diamond Lens

The Diamond Lens

The Diamond Lens, a mad journey through life under a microscope, was published in the anthology Masterpieces of Mystery: Mystic-Humorous Stories (1920), edited by Joseph Lewis French.
"It was no scientific thirst that at this time filled my mind. It was the pure enjoyment of a poet to whom a world of wonders has been disclosed."

Illustration of various Van Leeuwenhoek microscopes by Henry Baker, 1756

The Diamond Lens: E-coli under an electron microscope

Table of Contents

I - The Bending of the Twig

II - The Longing of a Man of Science

III - The Spirit of Leeuwenhoek

IV - The Eye of Morning

V - Animula

VI - The Spilling of the Cup

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