Descriptive Mentality: From the Head, Face & Hand by Merton 1899
DESCRIPTIVE MENTALITY: FROM THE HEAD, FACE AND HAND. Holmes W. Merton, Illustrated with over 600 Original Drawings by the Author, David McKay, Publisher, Philadelphia, 1899.
Psychological characteristics to facial features or body structure.
Keywords: Palmistry, Phrenology, Physiognomy.
Vintage from the 1890s
Hardcover. Blue cover with faded gilt title & cover art. Secure text block with bindery webbing showing at endpaper gutter. Cloth fray tear at bottom spine edge, corner rubbing and some soil stains to cover. Damp water stain ripple to bottom corner page tip and clean pages. About 9-1/2 x 6 with 224 pages. Fully illustrated! About Fair condition. This was one of the titles that was a part of the Harry Houdini collection.