Ophthalmic lenses, their history, theory and application

Catalogue Number: 472
Ophthalmic lenses, their history, theory and application
Category: Book
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Corporation: Bausch and Lomb
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1935
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Rochester, New York
Publisher/Manufacturer: Bausch and Lomb Optical Co
Description Of Item: Original brown cloth, 88 pages. Includes chapters on the history of ophthalmic lenses and the manufacture and theory of lenses
Historical Significance: This is a promotional book published by the large and well known optical company Bausch and Lomb that was founded in 1853 in Rochester New York as a small optical shop and grew to be a large company which in 2007 had 14,000 employees. See also Cat No. 1006 and 1007
Condition: Very good
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books of historical note. Folios

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