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ABRAHAM OF LERIDA:

Physician, surgeon, and astrologer. All that is known of him is that, on September 12, 1468, he couched a cataract in the right eye of King John II. of Aragon, and afterward was equally successful with the left eye.

Bibliography:
  • Kayserling, Gesch. der Juden in Portugal, p. 88, note 2.
M. K.
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