Lectures on Phrenology; Including Its application to the Present and Prospective Condition of the United States. With Notes, an Introductory Essay, and an Historical Sketch By Andrew Boardman

By: Combe, George and Boardman, Andrew

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389 pp + ads. Frontis illus, hand colored plate. Apparent 1st edition of this work on the then popular "science" of phrenology. Brown paper covered boards with cloth spine is worn at all edges, some chips to the paper on the board, brown spine crumpled a bit, spine tips fraying, backstrip starting to separate. Interior library stamps from the Museum of Natural History (NYC) including back pocket. Some slight foxing throughout, title page has upper right corner tip missing, first few pages starting to pull away from signatures, otherwise all present and clean. ; Ex-Library; Small 8vo

Title: Lectures on Phrenology; Including Its application to the Present and Prospective Condition of the United States. With Notes, an Introductory Essay, and an Historical Sketch By Andrew Boardman

Author Name: Combe, George and Boardman, Andrew

Categories: Antiquarian/Rare, Medicine,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Samuel Colman: 1839

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 001601

Keywords: Phrenology; Victorian Science,