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Essays on Physiognomy, Designed to Promote the Knowledge and the Love of Mankind

London: John Murray, H. Hunter, and T. Holloway, 1789 [-1798]


Philip [1898-1984] and Frances Hofer, Cambridge, by whom given to MFA, September 17, 1959.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Philip Hofer


Place of Publication

London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet III, 887; ESTC (RLIN): T139902; Ray, Illustrator and Book in England, 20; Keynes 102

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books