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Phrenological and physiological almanac for 1848

by L. N. Fowler

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Published by Fowlers and Wells in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miscellanea,
  • American Almanacs,
  • Physiology,
  • Phrenology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby L. N. Fowler
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25285483M
    OCLC/WorldCa20505968

    “Johnson the Murderer,” from The Phrenological Almanac for , by L.N. Fowler. (New York; Philadelphia; Boston, ). Osler Library (Almanac Collection), Fowler Excerpted from the text: “The above cut is a true representation of the head of Johnson, who murdered Murray in the city of New-York, about the year His bust denotes a temperament of the most unfavorable kind.   The Illustrated Self-Instructor in Phrenology and Physiology was written in by O.S. (Orson Squire) Fowler and his brother L.N. (Lorenzo Niles) Fowler, and in the flyleaf of this book, the two of them bill themselves as Practical Phrenologists. The brothers had opened a phrenological office in New York City, and they wrote and lectured on 3/5(7).

    American almanac and treasury of facts, statistical, financial, and political, for (New York, Washington, The American News Company, ), ed. by Ainsworth Rand Spofford (page images at HathiTrust) Phrenological almanac and physiological guide, for the year of our lord. The phrenologists put emphasis on using drawings of individuals with particular traits, to determine the character of the person and thus many phrenology books show pictures of subjects. From absolute and relative sizes of the skull the phrenologist would assess the character and temperament of the patient.

    By the middle of the century, phrenology had become quite popular, often being practiced by amateurs with the aid of guide books and phrenological busts. These busts, which depicted the location of the various "organs" of the brain, became popular images, appearing on all kinds of objects, including ink wells, snuff boxes, and cane handles. Preface to: Familiar Lessons on Physiology Designed for the Use of Children and Youth in Schools and Families Illustrated by Numerous Engravings, by Mrs. L.N. Fowler, Orson and Lorenzo Fowler, the antebellum era's pre-eminent spokesmen for phrenology, operated a publishing house, mail-order business, and museum of human and animal skulls.


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books,and losttosurrounding objects. The fact that phrenological scienceiscontinuallyspreading, and rap-idly acquiring popularity as a means of education and self-culture, exercise intheopen air,and more physical labor,orhewould dieadys-peptic, oramaniac inlessthanfiveyears.

Scope and Content: This collection contains almanacs from all over the United States, England and Bermuda (1 almanac from England and 1 almanac from Bermuda).Materials in this collection range in date from towith the bulk dating from the 19th century.

Some of the almanacs listed are located in the oversized box and are marked accordingly. The phrenological almanac for embellished with fifty engravings, illustrative of the science of phrenology by Fowler, L.

(Lorenzo Niles), ; Spence, W. PHRENOLOGY, CORRESPONDENCE, AND THE GLOBAL POLITICS OF REFORM, * JAMES POSKETT University of Cambridge Phrenological books were the international bestsellers of the day.

In George Combe, a Scottish lawyer and pp.and L. Jacyna, ‘The physiology of mind, the unity of nature, and the moral order in. Periodical: American Phrenological Journal: Summary: From Pat Deveney's database: American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany. A Repository of Science, Literature, and General Intelligence / Devoted to Phrenology, Physiology, Magnetism, Education, Mechanism, Agriculture and to all Those Progressive Measures which are Calculated to Reform, Elevate and Improve Mankind / Devoted to.

The records of the Phrenological Society include, within boxes: cash book; catalogues of skull casts and other; papers of the Society; six notebooks including lecture titles, names of members and visitors who inspected the casts, and a 'memoir on the phrenology of Hindostan' read to the Society in phrenology, study of the shape of the human skull in order to draw conclusions about particular character traits and mental faculties.

The theory was developed about by the German physiologist Franz Joseph Gall and popularized in the United States by Orson Fowler and Lorenzo Fowler through their publication the Phrenological Almanac and other publications. Fowler, L.N.

(Lorenzo Niles), see Illustrated Phrenological Almanac, and Phrenological and Physiological Almanac Fowler, O.S. (Orson Squire), see Phrenological and Physiological Almanac François (France):,  The Phrenological and Physiological Almanac forpublished by Fowlers and Wells of New York, followed its calendars with advertisements for publications on phrenology—a pseudoscience that claimed that the study of the shape and contours of an individual’s skull indicated the person’s mental abilities and traits of character.

There were also essays and testimonials proving the “science”. 41 ‘Phrenological facts’, American Phrenological Journal, 7 (), pp. 21 –3. 42 O. Fowler, Phrenology and physiology explained and applied to education and self-improvement (New York, NY, ), pp. 49–Cited by: 4.

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The Phrenological and physiological almanac for 2 copies Synopsis of phrenology and physiology, comprising a condensed description 2 copies The moral laws, duties, and obligations of man: a lecture 1 copy.

Full-length portrait of the young girl holding her hands across her waist., In The American phrenological journal, vol. 29 (Jan., ), p. 1., At the age of four Ella Burns was a national celebrity, renowned for her captivating public readings and poetry recitations., “Without ever having been taught spelling or the alphabet, but having herself picked up a knowledge of words by intuitive quickness of eye, [Ella] .The American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany, Volume 10 Full view - The American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany, Volume 9 Full view - The American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany, Volume 10 Full view - The Illustrated Self-Instructor in Phrenology and Physiology was written in by O.S.

(Orson Squire) Fowler and his brother L.N. (Lorenzo Niles) Fowler, and in the flyleaf of this book, the two of them bill themselves as Practical Phrenologists. The brothers had opened a phrenological office in New York City, and they wrote and lectured on /5(3).