2 Ophthalmology DONDERS, F.C,. / Virtual Book Fair 106


Description: First edition of the most famous work on ophthalmology

DONDERS, Franciscus Cornelis.
Die Anomalien der Refraction und Accommodation des Auges. Deutsche Originalausgabe unter Mitwirkung des Verfassers herausgegeben von O. BECKE

Wien, Wilhelm Braunmüller, 1866. Contemporary half cloth. With folding lithographed eye-test plate, and 193 woodengraved illustrations and figures in text. XII, 544 pp.

First edition, originally published in German, of the most famous work on ophthalmology by the celebrated Dutch physiologist and ophthalmologist Franciscus Cornelis Donders (1818-1889). Two years earlier the work had already been translated into English from the author's manuscript by W.D. Moore. The work is considered of the highest importance in the field of physiological optics.

Good copy.- (Binding sl. rubbed; library stamps).
Waller 2521 Bibl.Med.Neerl.I, p. 328 Garrison & Morton 5893 (Engl. ed.).
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