Catalogue Number: 2826
A colour atlas of ocular tumours
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: BEDFORD Michael A
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1979
Edition: 1st Edition
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: London (Printed Holland)
Publisher/Manufacturer: Wolfe Medical Publications
Description Of Item: Colour illustrated orange cloth covers, 265 x 200 mm, 78 pages, 200 colour illustrations. Rubber stamp for the previous owner, ' William A Cooper / 9 Como Parade / Mentone Vic 3194 / 288091Y ' inside front cover.
Historical Significance: Michael Bedford FRCS was consultant eye surgeon to St Bartholomew's Hospital and Senior Lecturer at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London. This is an example of medical atlases published in mid to late 20th century.
How Acquired: Donated by Estate of William Cooper, via Peter Lewis
Date Acquired: Mar 2016
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books of historical note