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Louis Émile Javal - bibliography

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Biography

French ophthalmologist, born May 3, 1839, Paris; died January 20, 1907, Paris.

Bibliography

  • Du strabisme, dans ses applications à la théorie de la vision.
    Doctoral dissertation, Paris, 1868.
  • Mémoires d’ophtalmométrie. Paris, 1890-1891.
  • Manuel du strabisme. Paris, 1896.
  • Entre aveugles.
    Paris, 1903. Translated into German, English and esperanto.
  • Physiologie de la lecture et de l’écriture. Paris, 1905; translated into German. Bibliography in Annales d’oculistique, Paris, 1907, 137: 187.
  • Javal, Louis-Émile.
    In: Isidor Fischer, publisher: Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte der letzten fünfzig Jahre. Berlin – Wien, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1932. Page 705.

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