Books  General Natural History  General Natural History 

The Eye: A Natural History

Popular Science

By: Simon Ings (Author)

322 pages, colour plates, illustrations

Bloomsbury Publishing

Paperback | Jan 2008 | #171803 | ISBN-13: 9780747592860
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1 week Details
NHBS Price: £9.99 $13/€12 approx
Hardback | Mar 2007 | #171804 | ISBN-13: 9780747578055
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1 week Details
NHBS Price: £17.99 $23/€21 approx

About this book

Through a spellbinding mix of scientific research, mathematics, philosophy, history, myth, anecdote and language theory, Simon Ings brilliantly unravels the never-ending puzzle of how and why we see in the way that we do. With the help of a beguiling mix of illustrated visual conundrums and enigmas, Ings triumphs with a compelling dissection of the eye's age-old mysteries that is both seriously interesting and interestingly fun.


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Arboreal: A Collection of New Woodland Writing

NHBS Price: £19.99 $26/€24 approx

Bee Quest

NHBS Special Offer Price: £14.99 £16.99 (Save £2.00) $19/€18 approx (ends 31/05/2017)

Call of Nature

NHBS Price: £16.99 $22/€20 approx

The Moth Snowstorm

NHBS Price: £9.99 $13/€12 approx

Britain's Wild Flowers

NHBS Price: £12.99 $17/€15 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194