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Physiognomie, and chiromancie, metoposcopie, the symmetrical proportions and signal moles of the body : fully and accurately handled, with their natural-predictive-significations : the subject of dreams, divinative, steganographical, and Lullian sciences : whereunto is added The art of memorie : [two woodcuts, four lines of quotations].

Physiognomie, and chiromancie, metoposcopie, the symmetrical proportions and signal moles of the body : fully and accurately handled, with their natural-predictive-significations : the subject of dreams, divinative, steganographical, and Lullian sciences : whereunto is added The art of memorie : [two woodcuts, four lines of quotations].

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Creator: Saunders, Richard, 1613-1675.
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Date: 1653.
Publisher: Printed by R. White, for Nathaniel Brooke, at the Sign of the Angel in Cornhil near the Royal Exchange,
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"A treatise of the moles of the body of man & vvoman," (caption title) begins new pagination with quire 3A.
"The second part, or second book: wherein is treated of physiognomy, metoposcopy, oneirocracy." has separate dated title page, with imprint "for Nathaniel Brooks", on leaf T1r.
Imperfect: P. 279 mutilated; a few worm-holes with slight damage to text. Bookplate: Thomas James Backhouse. Inscription: Dunsland, Devon.
Bookseller's advertisement: p. [1] at end.
Frontis. portrait (A1v) of the author signed: T. Cross sculpsit.
Index: p. [2]-[4] at end.
Signatures: A⁴ (a)⁴ (b)⁶ B-2N⁴ 3A-3E⁴ 3P² (- (b)6).
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[26], 279, [1], 39, [5] p. : ill., port. ; 28 cm. (fol.)
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Object ID: 2011382
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