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ESR Slides of Flies

ESR Slides of Flies

Price: 8.00 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

These are 6 slides of 'flies' and includes imago head, anopheles imago head and mouth, musca imago leg, anopheles ova, drosophila vestigial wing male and female and anopheles pupa whole mount.


ESP Slides of Worms

ESP Slides of Worms

Price: 10.00 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

There are so many different species of worms in the world and this is a set of slides of worms that can live in us and our pets, with two from our good friend the garden worm (Lumbricus). Three slides are of the large round worm Ascaris (WHO estimates that approximately 1 billion people in the world have this worm which can grow up to 35cms!). The slides are female, male and cross section of the oesophagus region. The other slide is from a tape worm Taenia which is a cross section through the gravid proglottids which is the segment packed full of eggs ready to infect others. A set not for the 'faint hearted'!

ESP Stem Sections (2379)

ESP Stem Sections (2379)

Price: 7.50 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

ESP were probably the last company to produce microscope prepared slides in the UK and there quality reflects this. This is a set of six slides stained beautifully to show the appropriate structures. The material consists of Sarothamnus, Nymphaea, Vicia TS, Zea LS, Cururbita, and Dicot/ Monocot Each is appropriately labelled and the set is in a slide box

ESP Bugs (2380)

ESP Bugs (2380)

Price: 7.50 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

Some years ago, ESP was a major supplier of educational microscope slides of quality. This is a set of six slides from what can best be described as 'bugs' The slides are of Mite, Pediculus female, Pediculus male and female, Culex image head, Culex larva and Pieris image proboscis
Each appropriately labelled and the set of six slides re boxed.

ESP Mammalian Tissues (2381)

ESP Mammalian Tissues (2381)

Price: 18.00 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

ESP were renowned for a wide variety of materials and very good quality preparations. This set of seventeen slides are of a variety of mammalian tissues. These include the following: Fallopian tube, Mammary gland, Peripheral nerve, Areolar tissue, Vagina, Artery vein and nerve, Salivary gland, Oesophagus, Thyroid, Rectum, Ureter, Stomach fundus, Testis for sperm, Olfactory region, Spinal cord, Uterus and full image Mouse embryo. An excellent set in a slide box.

ESP Botanical Slide Set (2382)

ESP Botanical Slide Set (2382)

Price: 33.33 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

ESP were probably the last company to make prepared microscope slides for education within the UK. Their workers had skills which are rapidly disappearing. This is a set of 25 slides of botanical material, including Solanum, Pelia, Oedogonium cap cells, Rhizobium in root, Helianthus leaf, Vicia root, Monocot and Dicot stem, Lycopodium stem, Pollen, Pollen germinating, Zea stem, Tilia old stem, Tilia young stem, Vicia stem, Pinus young root, Zea root tip, Pinus young stem, Pinus female cone, Dryopteris root, Selaginella stem, Pinus young and old stem, Equisetum root and Equisetum stem. All appropriately stained and in a slide box

Biologic Histology Slides (2505)

Biologic Histology Slides (2505)

Price: 41.67 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

Biologic were an excellent preparer of histology slides from mammals that are close to human material. They were prepared only from road kill animals in South Africa. The professionalism of these slides is evident from the size of specimen and the excellent staining and labelling system. The image shows the list of materials that makes up this exceptional set. Staining is with haematoxylin and eosin. 25 individual slides. Highly recommended

Biosil Leaf Sections (2062)

Biosil Leaf Sections (2062)

Price: 38.33 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

Biosil were renowned for a wide variety of materials and very good quality preparations. This set of 13 slides of a random selection of mammal tissues all appropriately stained. The material consists of ; chicken cornea, skull of mouse, squirrel larynx, rabbit jaw with teeth, mouse penis, wood mouse testis, chicken intestine and pancreas, ostrich lung, rabbit skin, mouse ear and pigeon blood. These are not the sort of specimens that you get these days!

ESP Pollen Slides (2498)

ESP Pollen Slides (2498)

Price: 33.33 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

This is a set of 25 pollen test slides made up of individual, tree, plant and flower pollen. Each has been appropriately stained and were offered as reference preparations. Complete with presentation case. A very nice set of slides for the beekeeper perhaps.

Set of Mammalian Anatomy Slides

Set of Mammalian Anatomy Slides

Price: 8.33 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

A set of six slides from mammal tissues that have been expertly stained with haematoxylin and Eosin. Originally prepared by ESP Ltd in Sussex. The material consists of cerebellum, medulla oblongata (hind brain), salivary gland, oesophagus, thyroid and transitional epithelium from the bladder. Complete with presentation slide box.

ESP Botanical Root Slides (2427)

ESP Botanical Root Slides (2427)

Price: 7.50 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

ESP were probably the last company to make prepared microscope slides for education within the UK. Their workers had skills which are rapidly disappearing. This is a set six slides of botanical root sections that have been expertly stained to show the morphology. The material is from Helianthus old and new, Helianthus old LS, Maize, Fern, Pine and Horsetail.

ESP Fern Structure Slides (2428)

ESP Fern Structure Slides (2428)

Price: 7.50 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

ESP were probably the last company to make prepared microscope slides for education within the UK. Their workers had skills which are rapidly disappearing. This is a set five slides of fern structure sections that have been expertly stained to show the morphology. The material is from Prothallus with female reproduction organs, Antheridia whole mount, Fern root, Archegonia male part whole mount and Sporophyte whole mount.

ESP Worm Slides (2429)

ESP Worm Slides (2429)

Price: 16.25 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

ESP were probably the last company to make prepared microscope slides for education within the UK. The variety of specimen types reflects their link to education courses. This is a set of 13 slides made up of worm parts of all types. Specifically, there are Planarian pharynx area, Ascaris oesophagus area, Taenia tapeworm segment, mature whole mount and transverse section, Hydatid worm -Echinococcus granulosus whole mount, Hookworm ova, Pin worm whole mount, Taenia segment mature and gravid transverse section, Lumbricus setae, Fasciola ova and Fasciola cerearia whole mount. Probably a unique set in slide case.

Pollen Slides by Griffin (2499)

Pollen Slides by Griffin (2499)

Price: 7.50 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

A set of 6 pollen slides prepared by Griffin. The material is from Ash, Mugwort, Beech, Sorrel, Oak and Fathen. All appropriately stained and in a presentation case. Good value

ESP Slides of Fungi (2430)

ESP Slides of Fungi (2430)

Price: 16.25 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

ESP were probably the last company to make prepared microscope slides for education within the UK. The variety of specimen types reflects their link to education courses. This is a set of nine slides of elements of fungi and include: The fruiting body of Peziza apothecum, Rhizopus conjugation and zygospores whole mount, Psalliota - gilled mushroom, Stem rust - Puccinia graminis, Brewers yeast - Saccharomyces whole mount, Mucor asexual whole mount, White rust Albugo conidia transverse section through host leaf, Mucor conjugation and zygospores and Phytophthora - blight in leaf. All appropriately stained and well presented in a slide box.

ESP Special Preparations (2431)

ESP Special Preparations (2431)

Price: 46.67 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

ESP were probably the last company to make prepared microscope slides for education within the UK. The range of material in some ways was unique to them and we have collected them together in a set of 24 slides.
Blood smears from bird, mammal and amphibian, Whitefish blastula showing mitosis, Tuberculosis in a section of tissue, Sponge spicules, Rabbit embryo 10 mm whole mount, Fern, Selaginella - moss, Actinia - sea anemone, Spirillum - gram negative bacteria, Capsella - Shepherd purse, Oedogonium cap cells in algae, Anguilla - European eel, Moss - female head, Locust testis - meiosis, Aurelia tentacle - jellyfish, Pollen - germinating, Human salivary gland, Club moss, Trypanosomes in blood smear - sleeping sickness, Nostoc - cyanobacteria, Laminaria - algae and Mouse embryo whole mount. These have all been beautifully prepared and stained as appropriate. Complete with slide box

 ESP Insect Parts (2432)

ESP Insect Parts (2432)

Price: 23.33 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

ESP were probably the last company to make prepared microscope slides for education within the UK. This set consists of 12 slides of various insect parts. Mite - whole mount, Head of housefly - whole mount, Head louse - male and female, Mosquito larva - whole mount, Head louse - female whole mount, Housefly leg - whole mount. Honeybee wing, cornea and sting, Mosquito eggs and Mosquito imago head. A well-presented set in a slide box.

Set of Slides of Human Material (2500)

Set of Slides of Human Material (2500)

Price: 58.33 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

Slides of human tissues prepared for teaching purposes are not easy to come by these days because of understandable regulations. This is a set of 15 slides all excellently stained by Haematoxylin and Eosin. They were prepared several years ago by ESP. The tissues include; thyroid, spinal cord, artery and vein, colon, cerebellum, striated muscle, spermatozoa, umbilical cord, salivary gland, uterus, placenta, liver, lymph node, tooth and tongue. Excellent preparations..

Set of Slides of Human Material (2501)

Set of Slides of Human Material (2501)

Price: 29.17 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

Slides of human tissues prepared for teaching purposes are not easy to come by these days because of understandable regulations. This is a set of 8 slides all excellently stained by Haematoxylin and Eosin. They were prepared several years ago by ESP. The tissues include; uterus, placenta, liver, spermatozoa, cerebellum, tongue, lymph node and tooth. Presentation case.

Ground Rock Sections (2504)

Ground Rock Sections (2504)

Price: 204.17 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

Good quality ground sections of rock are hard to come by these days as increasingly the technical staff of universities are retiring and taking their skills with the. Several years ago, the Open University had a set of slides (S260) that supported their Geology courses. This is such a complete set of 24 slides that have been expertly prepared on the traditional short slides. There is a table below that has the key for each slide as they are simply labelled with a letter of the alphabet' This key will also be included in printed form with the slides

ESP Botany Teaching Set (2506)

ESP Botany Teaching Set (2506)

Price: 31.67 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

This is a set of 20 slides that provides all the structures needed to study basic plant morphology. All are appropriately stained and labelled. ESP in their day were renowned for their slide sets for schools and colleges. This set would be ideal for those with an interest in botany and all its various structures.

ESP Leaf Structure Slides (329)

ESP Leaf Structure Slides (329)

Price: 10.00 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

Some years ago ESP were a major supplier of educational microscope slides of quality. This is a set of six slides of leaf structure stained expertly with safranin and light green to show the various components. Haircap moss, pinus female cone, acer node, monocotyledon leaf, phytophthora (water mould) and pellia. Complete with presentation slide box.

ESP Stem Structure Slides (330)

ESP Stem Structure Slides (330)

Price: 12.00 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

Some years ago ESP were a major supplier of educational microscope slides of quality. This is a set of six slides of stem sections stained with safranin and light green to show the various components. Wheat, water lily, broad bean, maize L/S and T/S, dicotyledon and monocotyledon, and scotch broom. Complete with presentation slide box

Brunel Zoology Set (2088)

Brunel Zoology Set (2088)

Price: 16.67 (Excluding VAT at 20%)

An excellent primer for those studying mammalian tissue structures. The 25 slides cover all the main organs and tissue types. There are good sized pieces of tissue and have been stained with haematoxylin and eosin. Our own brand. Complete with slide box.