Henry Frith (Dublin, 1840 - 1910)

Chiromancy or The Science of Palmistry, 1883

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Object details

Accession number

8.b.2.33

Creators

  • Henry Frith (Dublin, 1840 - 1910) - author
  • Edward Heron-Allen (London, 1861 - 1943, Sussex) - author
  • George Routledge And Sons (active London and New York, 1864 - ) - publisher

Object Case

Presidents and Statesmen Case

Language

English

Publication Place

London

Description

8, 11-159 pages ; 16°

Provenance

Collection of author, lawyer and scholar, Edward Heron-Allen (1861-1943).
Gift from author, lawyer and scholar Edward Heron-Allen (1861-1943) to Isabella Stewart Gardner.

Marks

Inscribed: Heron-Allen's own copy, with MS notes, given to me by him. ISG.


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Commentary

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