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The other Harry Benjamin
The book is online at www.scribd.com/doc/117918118/Better-Sight-Without-Glasses-Harry-Benjamin and here is the title page:
a) This is Harry Benjamin N.D. (not M.D.), i.e. he is a naturist
b) It is a British book
c) Other works by the same author are: Everybody's Guide to Nature Cure, Your Diet in Health and Disease, Commonsense Vegetarianism, How to become 100% Healthy.
Later in life this Harry Benjamin wrote Basic self-knowledge : an introduction to esoteric psychology. Based on the Gurdjieff system of esoteric development, with some references to the writings of Krishnamurti and Everyone's guide to theosophy : a simple explanation of the theosophical teachings for the new student.
Definitely a different Harry Benjamin.
There are two web sites that put out the disinformation that Harry Benjamin, the endrocrinologist wrote Better Sight Without Glasses. One is No.Wikipedia(Harry Benjamin) - the other 10 Wikipedia Harry Benjamin sites do not make this mistake. The other is Andrea James' Harry Benjamin page (which is probably where Gallus Mag got it from)