1889. Item #84063
HERON-ALLEN, Ed. A MANUAL OF CHEIROSOPHY BEING A COMPLETE PRACTICAL HANDBOOK OF THE TWIN SCIENCES OF CHEIROGNOMY AND CHEIROMANCY BY MEANS WHEREOF THE PAST, THE PRESENT, AND THE FUTURE MAY BE READ IN THE FORMATIONS OF THE HANDS. Illustrated by Rosamund Brunel HORSLEY. London: Ward, Lock and Co., 1889. Third edition. 319 pp. 12mo., beveled paper covered boards stamped in red and black. Ex-library with usual markings. Backstrip missing,covers soiled, nearly detached. Front pastedown torn, hinges cracked. Frontispiece and tissue guard detached, laid in. "Preceded by an Introductory Argument upon the Science of Cheirosophy and its Claims to rank as a Physical Science." Fair to good, with some pencil margin marks in the text.