Bell, Charles. ESSAYS ON THE ANATOMY OF EXPRESSION IN PAINTING. Roy. 4to, Facsimile Edition; pp. [ii], xii, 186, [2](Colophon, verso blank); 6 plates, several fine sketch illustrations in text; original full leather, gilt; gilt edges & marker ribbon; a fine copy. [Birmingham, Alabama; The Classics of Medicine Library; 1984].
***Facsimile of the first edition, published London; Longman, Hurst Rees, and Orme; 1806. A most interesting work: a forerunner to Darwin's "Expression of the Emotions [etc.]", and referred to by Darwin in that work, although he disagreed with some of the conclusions. #45612

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