logologo-optometry

Stabismus: Its re-educationeducation: the physiology and pathology of binocular vision

Catalogue Number: 154
Stabismus: Its re-educationeducation: the physiology and pathology of binocular vision
Category: Book
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: CANTONNET Andre Louis Henri, FILLOZAT Jean with the collaboration of G. Fombeure. Translated by Max COQUE
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1934
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: London
Publisher/Manufacturer: M Wiseman and Co Ltd
Description Of Item: Original cloth cover, 379 pp. 83 illustrations
Historical Significance: The first edition of a comprehensive text book on strabismus and orthoptics, translated from French by M Coque. The emphasis is on re-education of the binocular system rather than surgery. Cantonnet is remembered for his Pigeon-Cantonnet stereoscope, which is described in this book on page 67.
How Acquired: Not known
Condition: Very good
Location: Nathan Library. Aitken collection

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