A pioneering study of the recovery of vision (including spacial awareness) in sixty-five persons with congenital cataracts. Includes new appendices that approach the subject from a psychological, anatomic, and philosophical point of view (Locke, Berkeley).
Originally published in Germany in 1932 as Raum- und Gestaltauffassung bei Operierten Blindgeborenen.
London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1960. 348 pp. 8vo. Sticker removed from spine of jacket. Edges of jacket chipped. Faint waterstain along top margin of pages. A few minor spots to cloth. Very good in good dust-jacket. Hardcover.
Translated by Peter Heath.
Full title: Space & Sight: The Perception of Space and Shape in the Congenitally Blind Before and After Operation.