Photographing Medicine:. Images and Power in Britain and America Since 1840.
New York: Greenwood Press, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. "The book contains more than 250 photographs which are representative of the thousands that were studied. Each photograph is evaluated and interpreted in terms of the intended meaning and purpose of the images...The basic information regarding the interpretation of photographic conventions should be of great interest to both photographers and those with an interest in the cultural histories of Britain and the US." (Journal of Biological Photography ) Inscription of noted medical historian and physician. A very handsome copy of this significant and rather scarce volume. Near Fine+. No DJ, as Issued. Very minimal shelf wear, owner inscription in ffep, else tight, bright and unmarred. Blue cloth boards, black ink labels, silver gilt lettering. 8vo. 357pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Index. Item #3038