The contents of this book by Dr. Burnett include: – anatomy and chemistry of the lens, aetiology and pathology of cataracts, prevention of cataracts, general medical opinions as to the curability of cataracts, remedies for the cure of cataract and the treatment of cataracts where Dr. Burnett gives illustrative case notes form his own clinic describing his success.  He concludes the book with a chapter of important remedies for ophthalmic diseases in general.