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An Essay on Visual Glasses [electronic resource]: (Vulgarly Called Spectacles) Wherein It Is Shewn From the Principles of Optics, and the Nature of the Eye, That the Common Structure of Those Glasses Is Contrary to the Rules of Art, to the Nature of Things, &C. And Very Prejudicial to the Eyes; The Nature of Vision in the Eye Explained, and Glasses of a New Construction Proposed. The Whole Illustrated by a Large Copper-Plate-Print. By B. Martin

Martin, Benjamin
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for the author, and sold at his house, two Doors below Crane-Court, Fleet-Street, [1758]
Edition
The third edition
Language
English
Description
32 p., plate ; 8⁰.
Notes
  • "A catalogue of philosophical, optical, and mathematical instruments, made and sold by Benjamin Martin": pp.[28]-32.
  • Price from imprint: price Six-Pence.
  • Reproduction of original from Countway Library of Medicine.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
Cited in
English Short Title Catalog, N544.
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