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Title: On the Mechanism of the Eye
Authors: Young, Thomas
Keywords: eye
focal distance
anatomical description
Issue Date: 1801
Publisher: Philosophical Transactions
Citation: The Philosophical Transactions, 1801 (Part I), pp 23-88
Abstract: Thomas Young was an English physician and a physicist who was responsible for many important theories and discoveries in optics and in human anatomy. This is a paper written by him that describes the mechanism of the eye from 1801.
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