An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”
15893 entries, 13847 authors and 1929 subjects. Updated: May 25, 2023
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On the anomalies of accommodation and refraction of the eye… Translated from the author’s manuscript by W.D. Moore.London: New Sydenham Society, 1864.
Donders’s greatest work, the basis for all succeeding studies of the subject, and a classic of physiological optics. It contains Donders’s explanation of astigmatism, his definition of aphakia and hypermetropia, his sharp distinctions between myopia and hypermetropia, etc. This English translation from the Dutch is the first published edition.
Subjects: OPHTHALMOLOGY › Physiology of Vision