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An Essay on the motions of the iris, and the power of adapting the eye to objects at different distances

Date
1828
Reference
MSS.2301-2302
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About this work

Description

Illustrated by a few pen-drawn diagrams. Pasted on the verso of the first end-paper of Vol. I is a small label 'Bound by J. McLaren, Glasgow.'

Publication/Creation

1828

Physical description

2 volumes 2 vols. 4to. 24 x 20 cm. Original panelled morocco-gilt binding. The MS. is carefully written, on rectos only, and has been apparently prepared for the press. There are a few notes in pencil by another hand.

Acquisition note

Purchased 1916.

Finding aids

Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).

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