1832 · Boston
Spurzheim was a German physician who became one of the chief proponents of phrenology. He died of typhoid in Boston in 1832, cutting short his first and only American tour.
Provenance: From the residue of the stock of the F. Thomas Heller bookselling firm (est. ca. 1928).
American Imprints 12432. Removed from a nonce volume; age-toned, some foxing, one corner chipped, a small tear on rear leaf repaired. (Inventory #: 39696)