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Verses Inscribed by a Phrenologist on a Skull

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Title:
Verses Inscribed by a Phrenologist on a Skull
Description:
The variety of subjects allied to phrenology under the Fowler brothers is illustrated by this volume of their popular periodical. In addition to biographical sketches of prominent individuals, cranial analyses, and news of the progress of the movement, the Journal printed items such as “Time in a Calf”, analyzing the phrenological faculties in an animal, and “Verses Inscribed by a Phrenologist on a Skull.” "Verses Inscribed by a Phrenologist on a Skull", a poetry excerpt from the American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany volume 9
Date:
1847
Format:
Documents
Location:
Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine)
Collection (local):
Boston Medical Library
Countway Library of Medicine Bound Serials, American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany, v. 9 (1847), pg. 359
Series:
Boston Medical Library
Subjects:
Phrenology
Poetry
American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany
Extent:
excerpt (2 pages)
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Publisher:
Fowler and Wells
Notes:
From the collections of the Boston Medical Library
Language:
English