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Traité des Maladies des Yeux, Plate 14
Image of ophthalmic instruments from Traité des Maladies des Yeux, by Antoine Pierre Demours, 1818.
Demours, Antoine Pierre, 1762-1836.
Original Image In: Kb 74 Atlas, Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
Traité des Maladies des Yeux is Antoine Pierre Demours major work on the pathologies of the eye. He served as occulist for French kings Louis XVIII and Charles X, as well introducing the use of pupil dilating agents in ophthalmic surgery and being the first physician to successfully transplant an artificial pupil. Demours was the son of Pierre Demours who was a zoologist and occulist of some note, and whose work contributed to the volume.
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Paris : Chez l'auteur, 1818 (Paris: Firmin Didot)
Soemmering, Samuel Thomas, 1755-1830.
Demours, Antoine Pierre, 1762-1836., “Traité des Maladies des Yeux, Plate 14,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed October 25, 2020, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/6954.