How to Read Character 1875 Physiognomy & Phrenology quackery pseudo-science book
How to Read Character 1875 Physiognomy & Phrenology quackery pseudo-science book How to Read Character 1875 Physiognomy & Phrenology quackery pseudo-science book How to Read Character 1875 Physiognomy & Phrenology quackery pseudo-science book How to Read Character 1875 Physiognomy & Phrenology quackery pseudo-science book How to Read Character 1875 Physiognomy & Phrenology quackery pseudo-science book How to Read Character 1875 Physiognomy & Phrenology quackery pseudo-science book How to Read Character 1875 Physiognomy & Phrenology quackery pseudo-science book How to Read Character 1875 Physiognomy & Phrenology quackery pseudo-science book How to Read Character 1875 Physiognomy & Phrenology quackery pseudo-science book
$ 85.00

(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Pseudo-Science, Quackery, Phrenology, Physiognomy, Character).

How to Read Character: A New Illustrated Hand-Book of Phrenology and Physiognomy, for Students and Examiners; with a Descriptive Chart.
Published 1875, New York by Samuel R. Wells.
191 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout. Publisher's catalog at rear. With early owners inscription from Iowa.

Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering & cover decorations.

Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.

Binding gently age worn and stained, joints slightly scuffed, spine end cloth chipped, remains overall attractive as an object.

Text block paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.

Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. 

Please review photos for more detail showing how this fascinating antique book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.

Book Measures c. 7 3/4 "H x 5 1/2" W.

[B4120].