Des Erreurs et des Prejuges repandus dans les Diverses Classes de la Societe.
Place Published: Paris
Date Published: 1818
Description: 3 vols. Thick 8vo, full contemporary mottled calf, leather labels (bindings worn). Paris: Lepetit, 1818. Very good.
Comments: Revised & corrected 3rd edition of this curious work, with extensive dissertations on imagination in women, comets, spectres, witchcraft, the basilisk, giants, Pope Joan, Nostradamus, the song of the Sirens, physiognomy, ventriloquism, showers of stones, the 11,000 virgins, fauns and satyrs, animal magnetism, cancer, vaccination, comedians, elephants, the Jews, phrenology, Joan of Arc, etc.Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good
Book ID: 33176