Senden, M (arius) Von.
Title SPACE AND SIGHT: The Perception of Space & Shape in the Congenitally Blind Before & After Operation.
Binding Hard Cover
Edition First Edition
Publisher The Free Press [Glencoe, IL]. 1960. (1932: Author), (1960: Sylvia Schweppe).
Seller ID 11-0007
1st American printing of the 1st English translation. 348pp. 8vo. Red cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Originally published as 'Raum und Gestaltauffassung bei operierten Blindgeborenen' in 1932, all the publisher's copies were destroyed by Allied bombing. Through the extraordinary efforts of Sylvia Schweppe of the British Museum, a micro-film copy of the German edition was located, translated & published. Translated by Peter Heath. The significance of the work for related disciplines are given in separate Appendixes by A. H. Riesen (Psychology), J. Z. Young (Anatomy & Physiology), & G. J. Warnock (Philosophy). List of Cases, List of Works Cited, Bibliography & Index. Several small black smudges on front cover, an area of black smudges on the back cover (see scan) o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket.
Sensation Perception Blindness Blind Vision Visual Sight Perception Learning Space Tactual Touch Molyneux