Diagram of the Phrenological Faculties

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Subject

Phrenology
Diagrams
Wells, Samuel R. (Samuel Roberts), 1820-1875

Description

An illustration of the thirty-five phrenological faculties, as seen in Samuel Roberts Wells' How to read character : a new illustrated hand-book of phrenology and physiognomy, for students and examiners : with a descriptive chart. This particular illustration, Figure 22, is captioned: Symbolical head illustrating the natural language of the faculties.

Abstract

Illustrated diagram of the phrenological faculties from How to Read Character by Samuel Roberts Wells

Creator

Wells, Samuel R. (Samuel Roberts), 1820-1875

Publisher

Fowler & Wells

Date Created

1890

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Boston Medical Library Rare Books Collection (BF871 .W45 1890)

Format

image

Extent

1 diagram

Type

image

Provenance

From the Collections of the Boston Medical Library

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Citation

Wells, Samuel R. (Samuel Roberts), 1820-1875, “Diagram of the Phrenological Faculties,” Center for the History of Medicine: OnView, accessed June 24, 2018, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6190.

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