An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

15961 entries, 13944 authors and 1935 subjects. Updated: March 22, 2024

AMMON, Friedrich August von

5 entries
  • 5852

Klinische Darstellungen der Krankheiten und Bildungsfehler des menschlichen Auges, der Augenlider und der Thränenwerkzeuge nach eigenen Beobachtungen und Untersuchungen. 4 pts.

Berlin: G. Reimer, 18381847.

This great color-plate atlas is probably the best summary of the knowledge of diseases of the eye prior to the introduction of the ophthalmoscope.

Subjects: OPHTHALMOLOGY › Diseases of the Eye
  • 5744

Die plastische Chirurgie.

Berlin: G. Reimer, 1842.

  • 14132

Die angeborenen chirurgischen Krankheiten des Menschen in Abbildungen dargestellt und durch erläuternden Text erklärt. Mit fünfhundert vierundsiebzig Figuren auf vierunddreissig Kupfertafeln in Folio. 2 vols.

Berlin: Friedrich August Herbig, 1842.

A treatise on malformations of particular interest to surgeons, including facial clefts, urogenital anomalies, anorectal atresias, parasitic twins, and limb duplications. Digital facsimile of the text, without the volume of plates, from Google Books at this link.

  • 13339

Die Entwicklungsgeschichte des menschlichen Auges.

Graefe’s Arch. Ophthal., 4/1, 1-226, 1858.

"Ammon's Scleral Prominence - prominence of the postero-external aspect of the globe of the eye of the foetus which appears at the third month of foetal life." Jessie Dobson, eponyms, 2nd. Ed. (1962), p.13 . The article includes 207 text illustrations on 12 lithographed plates. Separate edition: Berlin: Hermann Peters, 1858. Translated into French by A. van Biervliet and published in Annales d'oculistique and in a separate edition as Histoire du développement de l'oeil humain, Brussels: V. J. van Beggenhoudt, 1860.

Subjects: EMBRYOLOGY, OPHTHALMOLOGY › Anatomy of the Eye & Orbit
  • 13416

Verzeichniss der hinterlassenen Bibliothek des Geh. Medicinalrathes Dr. v. Ammon in Dresden, welch nebst mehreren anderen Bibliotheken, sowie einem Anhange von Musikalien und Büchern über Musik....

Leipzig: T. O. Weigel, 1861.

Subjects: BIBLIOGRAPHY › Catalogues of Physicians' / Scientists' Libraries