1895 Rare Phrenology Book How To Study Strangers Heads & Faces Illustrated 1st


1895 Rare Phrenology Book How To Study Strangers Heads & Faces Illustrated 1st

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1895 Rare Phrenology Book How To Study Strangers Heads & Faces Illustrated 1st:
$61


Up for sale is a very scarce phrenology book, entitled HOW TO STUDY STRANGERS by TEMPERAMENT, FACE and HEAD, by Nelson Sizer. Published in New York by Fowler & Wells in 1895. FIRST EDITION. Sizer was the “Chief Phrenological Examiner” for 46 years in the office of Fowler & Wells, the most well-known phrenological parlor of the late 19th century, with locations in both London and New York. 367 pages. A very comprehensive and lengthy work, printed in double columnar format. Unlike many other phrenology books from the 19th century, Sizer uses early photographs as well as engravings to illustrate his points about head size, temperament, etc. Includes chapters on

BRAIN: ITS STRUCTURE AND USES

THE SKULL: ITS GROWTH AND DISSECTION

SKULL MADE THIN BY BRAIN ACTIVITY

THE VITAL TEMPERAMENT

SENSITIVE TEMPERAMENTS

BENEFACTORS OF MANKIND

LITERARY AND BUSINESS SUCCESS

SHAPES OF HATS AND OF HEADS

HAT CONFORMATEUR AND ITS STORY

CHILD CULTURE. CHARACTERISTICS OF SOME BOYS

CHILDREN HARD AND EASY TO MANAGE

BABY’S DAY IN PICTURE GALLERY

CHARACTER STUDIES, No. 1. ELLA WHEELER WILCOX

PROFESSION OF LAW. CHAUNCEY M. DEPEW, SAMUEL J. TILDEN, Wm. M. EVARTS

THE CHRISTIAN MINISTRY. REV. LYMAN ABBOTT, D>D>

and many, many more. Scores and scores of illustrations. A couple pages have closed tears, but no pages missing, and book complete. Bound in forest green cloth with elaborate Victorian titling on front cover and spine. Hinges firm and book in VERY GOOD condition overall. Scarce. Good luck!




1895 Rare Phrenology Book How To Study Strangers Heads & Faces Illustrated 1st:
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