Neil Handley, Curator of the British Optical Association Museum, presents the history of eyewear from the 1780s to the present, by showcasing more than 30 top brands that have gained cult status. Discover the story behind the innovative designs and style evolution of the world’s most iconic specs and sunglasses created by big industry names like Cartier, Polaroid, Ray-Ban and theo. With plenty of pictures and illustrations, and a short glossary.