The World Through Blunted Sight: An Inquiry Into the Influence of Defective Vision on Art and Character (Patrick Trevor-Roper) soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Thames & Hudson, 1971, Hardback in dust wrapper.
2nd printing, first published 1970. Contains: Colour plates; Black & white plates;
From the cover: The effect of distortions or impediments of sight on the personalities and achievements of artists and writers is a subject of unusual fascination. We have all accepted the legend of the blind Homer; we have been moved by Miltons poetry about his own blindness; we have perhaps only suspected that …
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Grey boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 191 pages. Index. Bibliography. 10″ x 7½”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entrance you with a variety of books within my Medical catalogue?