Encyclopedia of contact lens practice

Catalogue Number: 874
Encyclopedia of contact lens practice
Category: Book
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: Phillip R Haynes OD FAAO
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1959
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: South Bend, Indiana
Publisher/Manufacturer: Author
Description Of Item: Brown printed paper wrappers, 39 chapters, text duplicated (roneoed). VCO rubber stamp on title page, brass screw binding posts.
Historical Significance: This book is intended as a course of study either self study or to support courses run by schools of optometry or contact lens society study groups. It is a source of information about contact lens practice in the late 1950s. Phillip Haynes was an optometrist in Newark Ohio and an an early leader in contact lens practice. The titile page has a list of the editoral staff for the book, which includes Norma Bier (UK), JB Eskridge, Robert Fletcher (UK) , Max Schapero and Owen Williams (Australia)
How Acquired: Ex Nathan Library
Condition: poor
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books of historical note. Folios

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