Scientific Instruments and Collections

Series Editor: A.D. Morrison-Low
Editorial Board / Council Member: Joshua Nall, Sarah J. Schechner, and Giorgio Strano
Scientific Instruments and Collections is a peer-reviewed book series devoted to scientific instruments, collections of scientific instruments, instrument manufacturing and trade from antiquity to present day. The series is published under the auspices of the Scientific Instrument Commission, and will publish a peer-reviewed, edited selection of the Commission’s annual conferences. The series welcomes proposals for monographs, edited volumes and completed manuscripts for consideration for the series.

Scientific Instruments and Collections was published as a subseries of History of Science and Medicine Library; 5 volumes appeared as part of that subseries.

Authors are cordially invited to submit proposals and/or full manuscripts by email to the publisher Stefan Einarson or to the series editor Dr. A.D. Morrison-Low (National Museums Scotland, Edinburgh).
For information on how to submit a book proposal, please consult the Brill Author Guide.
A.D. Morrison-Low won the 2008 Paul Bunge Prize for her book Making Scientific Instruments in the Industrial Revolution (Aldershot, 2007). She has been a member of the Editorial Board for the Scientific Instrument Commission’s series Scientific Instruments and Collections since 2009, and she has been a Research Associate at National Museums Scotland since her retirement in 2015. She continues to research the 18th and 19th century scientific instrument trade, and the early history of Scottish photography.
General Editor
A.D. Morrison-Low, National Museums Scotland, Edinburgh

Editorial Board
Joshua Nall, Whipple Museum, Cambridge, UK
Sara J. Schechner, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
Giorgio Strano, Museo Galileo, Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza, Florence, Italy