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A new treatise on the diseases of the chrystalline humour of a human eye: or, of the cataract and glaucoma. With a New Theory of their Causes, and an Endeavour to demonstrate that there are no membranous Cataracts; but that all Cataracts are from an Alteration of the chrystalline Humour itself. With An exact Description of a new and more successful Method of making the Operations necessary to the Removal of the several Species of these Diseases. Humbly address'd to Her Majesty. To which is prefix'd, a letter to the physicians and Surgeons of London and Westminster. By John Taylor, M. D. Oculist, Fellow of the College of Physicians of Basle in Swisserland, of the Imperial Academy of Cologn in Germany, and of the Society of Leige and Rheims.
- Taylor, John, 1703-1772.
- MDCCXXXVI. 
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London : printed for James Roberts, near the Oxford-Arms in Warwick-Lane, MDCCXXXVI. 
vi,vi,66,p. ; 8⁰.
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