Blur of the retinal image

Catalogue Number: 189
Blur of the retinal image
Category: Book
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: FRY Glenn A
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1955
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Columbus, Ohio
Publisher/Manufacturer: Ohio State University Press
Description Of Item: Original cloth cover, 120 pp, 53 diagrams in text. Signature of former owner Alan Johnston on front fly leaf
Historical Significance: Glenn A Fry (1909-1996) was a prominent optometric researcher who was Dean of the Ohio State University Optometry College from 1935 to 1966 during which time he lead an important graduate school, the PhD graduates of which took leadership roles in a number of optometry schools and in vision research. The book describes a method of expressing the degree of blur of the retinal image and is one of 300 or so publications of Dr Fry.
How Acquired: Donated by Alan W Johnston, member of the College
Condition: Fine
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books of historical note

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