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Lavater, John Caspar.

ESSAY ON PHYSIOGNOMY: Translated from the German by Thomas Holcroft. And One Hundred Physiognomical Rules, Taken from a Posthumous Work by J.C. Lavater; and a Memoir of the Author. Illlustrated with Upwards of Four Hundred Profiles, etc. etc.

William Tegg: London 1869 Eighty engraved plates + frontis, 9 x 6, 1/2 leather, gilt decorated spine w/ gilt lettering on spine label, marbled boards and endpapers and page edges, cxxviii, 507 pp. Disbound, front cover detached from spine, covers worn, rubbed, scuffed, corners and spine tips worn, spine leather cracking and missing small pieces near top, ffep and blank page detached, ink names and dates, pencil brackets and notes (on reverse of ffep), text block cracked, some soiling, mainly near the front else contents clean and good. According to Garrison and Morton: "Lavater was the last of the descriptive physiognomists. His work was very influential on portraiture." Fourteenth edition.


Book Id: 97-2061

Price: $95.00

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