Improved Phreno-Chart; Containing a Survey of the Constitution, and an Estimate of the Various Powers of Mind, and Traits of the Character of . . . arranged according to Grimesís New System of Phrenology.
by [Phrenology]. Townsend, C.
Boston: White & Potter, Publishers, 1853. First edition.. Some rubbing, spotting and soiling; a good, sound copy.. 12mo, original red cloth, gilt lettering, iv, 76 pages. Reading completed in pencil for Edward B. Whiting on Feb. 28, 1854 by phrenologist C. Frentz. From contemporary publications, Townsend appears to have been active at times in both Erie, Penna. and Rochester, N.Y. Pencil scribbling in a juvinile hand on the front page of text. Cordasco 50-1848 (noting in its copy a reading given by Charles Frentz on Feb. 2, 1854). (Inventory #: 17630)
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