A correction is made to the theory of total internal reflection presented by Lotsch. With this correction his expression for the Goos-Hänchen shift is found to have a nonzero value for the case of grazing incidence, in agreement with the results of other authors.
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C. K. Carniglia, "Correction to the theory of the Goos-Hänchen shift by Lotsch," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 66, 1425-1425 (1976)