A Treatise on Some Practical Points relating to the Diseases of the Eye.

hardcover. To which are added, a Short Account of the Author's Life, and His Method of Curing the Congenital Cataract, by J.R. Farre. A New Edition with Additions. Engraved port. and 8 b/w plates, 234pp. + ads., 8vo, original boards; slight wear to extremities, light scattered foxing, uncut. London: Longman, 1816. Second Edition.

"Saunders was the founder of the first opthalmological hospital in London (the Royal London Ophthalmic Hospital)." Dawson p. 486. This work contains "interesting records of cases seen by Saunders." DNB p. 816 XVII. "He (Farre) was one of the founders of the Royal London Ophthalmic Hospital, to which he was physician for fifty years." DNB VI, p. 1094.

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