LAVATER, John Caspar.
LAVATER, John Caspar. Essays on Physiognomy.
London : 1840Reprint of the defence by Lavater - "the last of the descriptive physiognomists" (Garrison & Morton) - of the pseudo-science of physiognomy, more correctly pathognomy, "the age old quest for the art how to know men" (Hunter & MacAlpine). Lavater's work was first published in German in 1772 and enjoyed widespread success thereafter. This copy with the... Learn More£200.00
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