Catalogue Number: 2217
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: SUGAR H Saul
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1957
Edition: 2nd Edition
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: London (Printed USA)
Publisher/Manufacturer: Cassell and Company Ltd
Description Of Item: Black cloth cover, 516 pages, 164 figures in text. Chapter 1 gives a short account of glaucoma as it was understood before 1850 with 20 references.
Historical Significance: Saul Sugar was a leader in the field of glaucoma in the mid 20th C. He was the director of the Glaucoma Clinic at the Receiving Clinic, Detroit and Assistant Professor in ophthalmology at Wayne University Medical School Detroit. The first edition of this book was published in 1951 and was an influential book in its time.
How Acquired: Ex Nathan Library
Date Acquired: June 2013
Condition: Breaking at front joint, old library markings and stickers
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books of historical note