Phrenological chart being a chart of mental philosophy, and a synopsis of phrenology by Nathan Ashton

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Published by J.M. Parker in Oldham .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Phrenology,
  • Psychology,
  • Christianity

Edition Notes

Unless this is meant to accompany an actual chart, the contents of the book don"t seem to have a lot to do with phrenology, being essentially a list of human qualities.

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Statementby Nathan Ashton
The Physical Object
Pagination16 pages ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26517838M

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STOKES' CHART. The following Chart shows the relative powers of the Phrenological Developments of John P. Osterhout as inferred by Prof. Sylvanus Stokes. The developments are all marked in a scale of seven. The figure 7 shows it very large, 6 large, 5 full, 4 average, 3 moderate, 2.

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A Phrenological chart, detailing the various elements such as temperment, intellect, etc - a popular method, in the 19th century, of reading "bumps" on the head.

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