FONTANA, Felice

Dei moti dell'iride.

Lucca, Jacopo Giusti, 1765,

in-8, pp. XII, 106, leg. coeva m. perg. e ang., tit. oro al dorso. Il nome dell'autore si legge in fine alla dedica al conte Carlo di Firmian. Prima edizione di questa rara opera di oftalmologia nella quale ''Fontana described the lymphatic vessels in the crystalline lens; confirms Heller and Caldani in associating the pupillary reflex with the reactions of the retina to light. The effect of cerebral excitement upon the dilation of the pupil is noted. The channels in the ciliary body of the eye are named after Fontana'' (Albert-Norton-Hurtes, n. 758). Felice Fontana (1730-1805), originario del Tirolo, fu noto naturalista e fisiologo, autore anche della celebre opera ''Ricerche fisiche sopra il veleno della vipera''. Bell'esempl., intonso (con lievissima brunitura).

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