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Author: CARRON DU VILLARDS, C.J.F. Title: Rapport aangeboden aan Z.M. den Koning, over de oogziekten die in ... Luxemburg behandeld zijn, gevolgd door een verslag van 700 operatien tegen het scheelzien, te Nancy, Metz en Luxemburg ...
Description: Maastricht, Bury-Lefebvre, 1845. Orig. Pr. wr. (32 pp.). Sp. sl. dam. 2nd Dutch edition. Hirschberg, para 568, item 10: Carron du Villards was a student of Scarpa and Maunoir. For some years he taught ophthalmology in Paris. 'He lived for periods in North Africa, Mexico, and Central and South America, and his works deal [also] with tropical eye diseases.' (Albert e.a., Source Book, biogr. preceding item 377, p. 56): Becker Coll., see note at items 70 and 71: The report here offered discusses the eye diseases observed [and treated] by Carron, during a three month's stay at Luxemburg, where there was no qualified ophthalmologist at the time. Carron examined 1483 eye-patients there, most of whom could not afford the treatment, but received treatment nonetheless.: BMN I, p. 327, citing the first edition 1844 Amsterdam and the 2nd Dutch edition of 1845 offered here.
Keywords: history oogheelkunde surgery medicine Toon
Price: EUR 175.00 = appr. US$ 190.20 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 1007