HAND-BOOK FOR OPTICIANS. A Treatise on the Optical Trade, and its Mechanical Manipulations
Published by the Author 1895 Third Edition, 8vo., bound in dark brown cloth gilt, with blind-stamped corner decorations to boards, 276pp, indexed, illus with b/w text figures. VG copy. (SHELF 4) (Book ref. 33703) £45.00
Eyes Right: The Story of Dollond & Aitchison Opticians 1750-1985.
. Hardback. 264pp 17 plates ills. 1986. Fine in fine DW (Book ref. HALL222441) £15.00
Paris 1895-1905. Complete run of 11 years in 22 , six-monthly vols. Uniformly bound in 3/4 calf with raised bands and marbled boards. Loose glassine wrappers. Decorative bookplates of the Faculty of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow. Damage to a few backstrips, some boards loosening, but a handsome display set. * much original research, some ills. All in French. Rare SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 107869) £1750.00
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
Dissertationem inauguralem medicam de aegilope , consensu inclyti collegii medici in academia Viadrina , praeside facultatis medicae decano dn. Bernhardo
Christ. Zeitleri, Franfurt ad Viadrum, 1695. First edition. 20pp. small 4to. Woodcut initial, decoration. Later vellum and marbled boards. A superb copy. [ on tumours of the eye ] * One of the first and rarest opthalmic works. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 107485) £750.00
Management for Opticians
Butterworth-Heinemann "This book has soft covers.Ex-library,With usual stamps and markings,In good all round condition., 550g, ISBN: 9780750697569" (Book ref. 2013129) £49.76
The Opticians Register 1992
General Optical Council 1992 395pp PBK Ex-Lib; usual stamps; o/w good+ (Book ref. 3242) £4.00
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
REPORT of the SIGHT TESTS used in the MERCANTILE MARINE for the year ended December 31st 1908.
London: HMSO, 1909. 11pp. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cd.4824.. Neat library mark on cover. A clean copy. (Book ref. 145921) £10.00
REPORT of the SIGHT TESTS used in the MERCANTILE MARINE for the year ended December 31st 1911.
London: HMSO, 1912. 22pp. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cd.6370.. Neat library mark on cover. A clean copy. (Book ref. 145877) £10.00
THE BRITISH OPTICAL ASSOCIATION YEAR BOOK (& CATALOGUE).
1930 Quarto. . xviii+512pp., frontis. Pictorial cloth, slight wear * Pages 305-512 comprise the catalogue of the library. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 67984) £24.00
PROGRAMME OF THE OXFORD OPHTHALMOLOGICAL CONGRESS
Oxford, 1960-4 Four 60pp small octavo volumes for years 1960, 61, 62 and 64, containing Catalogue of Exhibition of Ophthalmological Instruments and Appliances. Original printed blue papercovers. Fine Each... SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 29882) £24.00
BETTER SIGHT WITHOUT GLASSES
Health for all Publishing Company 1933 150pp small octavo with some text illustrations. Original printed cloth SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 27851) £10.00
A MANUAL OF DISEASES OF THE EYE
7th edition extensively revised 1934 500pp, many ills of apparatus & 25 fine color plates.Gilt buckram. fine SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 5170) £60.00
Random Reflections; on Ophthalmo-optical History, Techniques, Philosophy, Literature and Personalities.
London. Hatton Press. 1st edn. 1934. Hardback. 8vo. Pp.,viii,136,(13=adverts). Publishers green cloth, gilt. Clean and unmarked throughout. Sound binding and covers. Extremely light colour fade to edges/margins of covers and slight crinkle to cloth along outer edge of rear cover. A book in VG condition. . . .**. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 6393) £15.00
REPORT by Assistant Secretary ...to Secretary of Board of Trade upon the COLOUR TESTS used in EXAMINATION of CANDIDATES for MASTERS' & MATES' CERTIFICATES of COMPETENCY & others in the BRITISH MERCANTILE MARINE (with APPENDIX)..
London: Houses of Parliament, 1894. 19pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. C.-7490. In continuation of Parliamentary Paper (C.-7090). A clean copy. (Book ref. 139417) £20.00
British Optical Association Library and Museum Catalogue
London: The Council of the British Optical Association at Clifford's Inn, 1932. First Edition. 4to. 190mm x 250mm tall (7.5" x 9.75" approx). Pp xv, 335 + 75 sepia plates with 843 illustrations, and a further 50 illustrations in the text. Original green soft-card covers/black spine title, chipped at head and tail of spine and cover corners creased. Apart from a loosening gathering, internally the book is very good and would benefit from rebinding as a hardcover (Book ref. 002585) £165.00
Management for Opticians
Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd 1986 "Hardcover,ex-library, with usual stamps and markings, in good all round condition., 750grams, ISBN:0878730508" (Book ref. 1040378) £68.00
Lizars 150 Years of Service and Progress 1839-1980.
Glasgow: Lizars 1980. 16 pp. 21.5 x 15 cm. Gold-blocked front board. A famous Scottish optical firm. Biographical details and photographs of John Lizars, Matthew Ballantine, Arthur Ballantine, Robert Stanley Ballantine, Matthew Dumfries Ballantine, Peter S Ballantine and RP Burnet, and photographs of the Lizars shop fronts in Glasgow (2), Edinburgh, Paisley, Strathaven, Gourock, Motherwell, Aberdeen, Greenock, and Belfast. (Book ref. 1957) £20.00
Bergeon: Equipment & Tools for Watch & Clockmakers, Jewellers, Gold & Silversmiths, Opticians & Precision Engineering
Essex: Bergeon, 1991. VG large-format stapled PB. The English & Chinese edition of this Swiss catalogue. 53pp with b/w illus throughout. Some prices entered in pencil. Excellent condition. (Book ref. 50174) £10.00