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Lot nr:363
Book nr:24761
Author:HÖPING, Johann Abraham Jacob (1673-1689)
Title:Chiromantia harmonica, Das ist Ubereinstimmung der Chiromantiae oder Linien in denen Handen, mit der Physiognomia oder Linien an der Stirn
Town:Jena
Publisher:M. Birckner
Year:1689
Description:8vo, [9] + 163 + [4] pp, illustrated with 106 woodcut ills. in text. (sl. browning, sm. hole in p. 2) Mod. blindruled calf, spine on 3 raised bands
Note:Later edition (first 1673) of this popular treatise on the practice of evaluating a person's character or future life by "reading" the palm of that person's hand. Thorndike VIII p. 465
Price:€400 - €600
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