Essays on Physiognomy; for the Promotion of the Knowledge and the Love of Mankind...

By: Lavater, J. C.

Price: $125.00

Quantity: 1 available


No date of publication, though circa 1790; 295 pages, plus 6 plates. Calf spine cover with red leather name label; Gilt lettering is a little worn, though legible; Marbled paper covers; Worn around edges and at spine ends; Old, very small, catalogue listing pasted to blank front free end page; A few inked names, etc. on blank end pages; Three leaves, including title page, advertisement, and first contents page have been trimmed about one half inch along top, not affecting any text or images; First published in German, this edition is abridged from the M. Holcrofts translation; 295 pages, though misnumbered as 275; Six plates; Very minimal foxing, and a very little offsetting onto leaves opposite plates; Otherwise, contents are very clean, bright, and intact; Volume remains tight.

Title: Essays on Physiognomy; for the Promotion of the Knowledge and the Love of Mankind...

Author Name: Lavater, J. C.

Categories: Medical,

Publisher: London, G. G. J. & J. Robinson:

Binding: Quarter Leather

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 12mo

Seller ID: 007254

Keywords: Physiognomy