Catalogue Number: 1090
Source book of ophthalmology
Sub-Category: Hewett collection
Author: ALBERT Daniel M. NORTON Edward WD and HURTES Reva.
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1995
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Cambridge, Mass
Publisher/Manufacturer: Blackwell Science
Description Of Item: Light grey cloth printed cover, 391 pages, 183 black and white illustrations through text, xxix pages preliminaries including Introduction, references, a coloured frontispiece and 11 coloured plates.
Historical Significance: The bulk of this book is an alphabetic listing of the names of authors of significant works giving a short biography of each and listing the authors' main works, each of which is assigned a number. There are 2582 such numbered sources. This is an invaluable book for those who wish to see a short biography of key figures in ophthalmic science and/or find the most important of their written works
Condition: Very good
Location: Nathan Library. Hewett collection