OBSERVATIONS and INQUIRIES thereupon.
By R. HOOKE, Fellow of the ROYAL SOCIETY.
Non possis oculo quantum contendere Linceus,
Non tamen idcirco contemnas Lippus inungi. Horat. Ep. lib. 1.
LONDON, Printed by Jo. Martyn, and Ja. Allestry, Printers to the
ROYAL SOCIETY, and are to be sold at their Shop at the Bell in
S. Paul's Church-yard. M DC LX V.
Do here most humbly lay this small Present at Your Majesties
Royal feet. And though it comes accompany'd with two
disadvantages, the meanness of the Author, and of the Subject; yet
in both I am incouraged by the greatness of your Mercy and your