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Essays on physiognomy : for the promotion of the knowledge and the love of mankind

Lavater, Johann Caspar, 1741-1801.
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[1794]

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Also known as

Physiognomische Fragmente. English

Publication/Creation

Boston : Printed for William Spotswood, & David West, [1794]

Edition

First American edition.

Physical description

6 unnumbered pages, 272 pages, vii, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : portraits (engravings) ; 17 cm (12mo)

Notes

Edition statement taken from the "Advertisement" which follows the engraved title page

Date of publication suggested by Evans

Title page and plates engraved by Samuel Hill

Plate I and the engraved title leaf (pi1) are conjugate

Signatures: pi1 A² B-U⁶ V⁶ W⁶ X⁶ Y⁴

NLM Copy 1: pp. 7-8 mutilated, affecting text. DNLM

Film 633 reel 59 is part of Research Publications Early American Medical Imprints collection (RP reel 59, no. 1130). DNLM

Publications note

Austin, R.B. Early Amer. med. imprints, 1130

Blake, J. NLM 18th cent., p. 258

Evans 27203

Wellcome cat. of printed books, III, p. 458

ESTC (RLIN) W32049

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Microfilm. [Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1959. 1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm

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