THE PHILOSOPHY OF THE EYE; Being a Familiar Exposition of its Mechanism, and of the Phenomena of Vision, with a View to the Evidence of Design.
London, Charles Knight 1837 8vo., recently rebound in quarter calf gilt with blue paper-covered boards, with new endpapers, [xii], 300pp, indexed, b/w frontis, plus numerous other illustrations, uncut edges. VG copy. (SHELF 4) (Book ref. 33549) £75.00
ATLAS-MANUEL DES MALADIES EXTERNES DE L'OEIL Deuxieme Edition Française par le Dr Albert Terson.
Bailliere et Fils 1905 8vo, bound in flexibile dark green leatherette covers, with gilt lettering, pp346, indexed, plus publisher's adverts, illustrated with 40 chromolithographic plates , including 66 in colour, and 11 text figures, one of which is also in colour, t.e.g. Very slight edgewear to covers, otherwise a VG clean copy. (SHELF 108) (Book ref. 33382) £40.00
TREATMENT OF THE DISEASES OF THE EYE, BY MEANS OF PRUSSIC ACID VAPOUR, AND OTHER MEDICINAL AGENTS.
London, John Churchill 1843 FIRST EDITION, 8vo, bound in paper-covered boards, tissue-protected b/w frontis engraving, [vi], pp89, plus publisher's adverts. Light foxing to prelims and frontis, boards have some discolored areas, a few closed tears to spine, someb repaired. Sound overall. (SHELF) (Book ref. 33247) £95.00
Opthalmic Bifocal Lenses.
Pub. London and Birmingham: J. & H. Taylor. 1926. First edition. Pp. 68. adverts. The chapters include, Evolution of Bifocals; Cemented Bifocals; fused and solid bifocals; ocular asymmetry; trifocal lenses. One advertisement has an illustration of the Bailey Ophthalmic Bracket. Bound in original brown cloth with gilt titles. The cover has a few marks but internally and the binding are very good.INSCRIBED by the AUTHOR- TO DR. CHAS SHEARD WITH KINDEST REGARDS FROM HARRY L. TAYLOR. The book was part of the Charles Sheard Memorial Collection at the Mayo Clinic. (Book ref. 16146) £30.00
OPTHALMIC HOSPITAL REPORTS, AND JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL LONDON HOSPITAL, issues 1 to 6 complete.
London 1857-59. 300pp containing the six separate, twice-yearly reports. Fine coloured lith plate to each. Well bound in later brown buckram, gilt Library cancels else fine. Scarce SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 107546) £180.00
The Opthalmic Service
OHE "This book has soft covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In good all round condition., 150g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2420709) £32.00
System for Opthalmic Dispensing
The Professional Press "Taped SpineThis book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy.No dust jacket., 1400g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2112084) £32.00
Raven Press "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In very good condition.No dust jacket., 750g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2111924) £32.00
Opthalmic Prescription Work
Butterworth "This book has board covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In good all round condition.No dust jacket., 600g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2112075) £32.00
Opthalmic Prescription Work
Hatton "Taped SpineThis book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy.No dust jacket., 600g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2112082) £32.00
The Hatton Press "This book has hardback covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In fair condition, suitable as a study copy.No dust jacket., 600g, ISBN: " (Book ref. 2354197) £32.00
The Glasgow Ophthalmic Institution 1868 - 1968
Glasgow Royal Infirmary and Related Hospitals Glasgow 1st 1968 HB. Hardcover. Very Good. A history. Red cloth lightly marked and worn, VG, no DJ. 31pp (Book ref. BYB3996) £14.21
Progress in Drug Research Vol. 25
Switzerland: Birkhauser, 1981. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 3764311797 Pharmaceutical company library hardcover, with minimal wear. 501 pages, index, illustrated with charts, tables and diagrams. Sections include: Antihypertensive Agents 1969-1980; Cardiovascular Drugs Interactions; Estrogens, Oral Contraceptives and Breast Cancer; Perinatal Development of Drug- metabolizing Enzymes; Cancer Chemotherapy; Biliary Excretion of Drugs and other Xenobiotics; Bioavailability of Opthalmic Drug preparations. Contents clean, tight and bright. (Book ref. 13602) £30.00
OPTICIANS BILL. A BILL to provide for the REGISTRATION of OPTICIANS and the enrolment of bodies corporate carrying on business as OPTICIANS, to regulate the practice of OPTICIANS and the conduct by such bodies ....
London: HMSO, 1957. iv pp Explanatory Memorandum and Arrangement of Clauses + 24pp + ii pp + 27pp (As amended by Standing Committee C).. 8vo. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary Papers. (Bill 30) and (Bill 68). Neat libary marks. Very clean copies "The main purpose of the Bill is provide a recognised status for opthalmic opticians and dispensing opticians, to regulate the professional conduct and practice of opticians and to set up a General Optical Council.". (Book ref. 148452) £8.00
NOUVEL MANUEL COMPLET DE PHYSIQUE, APPLIQUE AUX ARTS ET METIERS
Nouvelle Edition, Paris, (1830's?) 350pp 12mo with one hundred and sixty illustrations on three large folding plates, and many tables. French. Three quarters black morocco with marble boards. Lacks backstrip, otherwise fine. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 28432) £220.00
TRANSACTIONS OF THE OPTHALMOLOGICAL SOCIETIES OF THE UNITED KINGDOM
1931-1973 Forty-three 500-1000pp volumes with numerous tables, diagrams, text illustrations and photographs, Volumes available are 1931 to 1940, 1942 to 1970 and 1972. Also two 80pp supplementary general index volumes, for the years 1951-60 and 1961-70. Gilt buckram. Fine. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 26124) £1700.00
OPTHALMIC HOSPITAL REPORTS, the Journal of the Royal London opth.Society
1859-82 & 1917 & 1920. Vols 2-11 & 19 & 20. 4/500pp, uniformly bound in original 1/2 calf. Fine. EACH.. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 4900) £40.00
Anglo-Saxon Leechcraft. An Historical Sketch of Early English Medicine
London: Burroughs Wellcome & Co, 1912. First Edition. Cloth. Almost Fine. Hardback, 100mm x 175mm tall (4" x 7" approx.). 300pp, with a colour frontispiece plate and 41 further colour illustrations, many full-page; 24 black & white photos and 60 text figures + a double-page spread of a b/w photo of a plan of Liverpool 1655 and a second similar spread of the street-plan of central Liverpool in 1912. [Of perhaps particular interest are the dozen or so pages of testimonials for Wellcome products, containing as they do details and photographs of eleven of the principal aviators of the period and their aircraft. There is also some mention of the Polar explorers of the day]. Three preliminary leaves have had their upper free corners folded down as page-markers, otherwise almost fine, in the original red cloth-covered boards [blind-decorated to the rear board with a view of Wellcome's London Works], with gilt title & logo and all edges gilt, and with dark-green-on-gold illustrated endpapers. "Anglo-Saxon Leechcraft" was the British Medical Association lecture given in Liverpool in 1912 and is contained in the first 100pp. This is followed by sections on the Materia Medica Farm; Historical Medical Equipments; Some Characteristic Cases; a Formulary and a trade catalogue. Uncommon (Book ref. 002769) £125.00
"Stabismus Opthalmic Symposium"
"Henry Kimpton London 1950" "Hardback, ex-library, with usual stamps and markings, in fair all round condition. Ships within 24 hours., 1200grams, ISBN:" (Book ref. 1209717) £30.00
Transactions of the International Opthalmic Optical Congress 1961
Crosby Lockwood Staples London 1962 "Hardback, ex-library, with usual stamps and markings, in good all round condition. Ships within 24 hours., 1450grams, ISBN:" (Book ref. 1121125) £30.00