Catalogue Number: 1458
The ophthalmic patient: a manual of therapeutics and nursing in eye disease
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: FRIDENBERG Percy
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1900
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: New York
Publisher/Manufacturer: The MacMillan Company
Description Of Item: Original fawn cloth cover, 312 pages, 95 figures in text. Name of Gladys Webster on front paste down
Historical Significance: Dr Fridenberg (1874-1945) was a New York ophthalmologist. He was born in Rumania and migrated to the USA in 1900. He worked with Lowenstein on pupilography in glaucoma and Posner on tonometry.
How Acquired: Donated by Tony Simon, NSW optometrist, son of Victor Simon prominent NSW optometrist mid 20th C.
Date Acquired: Feb 2010
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books of historical note