Rider, 1981, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First
Written by a practitioner this book is an introduction to both the physical and divinatory aspects of palmistry. It gives an insight into the history and development of the subject explaining how it can be used for character revelation, fortune telling and medical diagnosis. It describes the major lines & shapes of the hand showing how to interpret them, with the help of hundreds of detailed illustrations, & analyse the distinctive features which reveal character & personality. The book also investigates dermatoglyphics which looks at the skin ridge patterns to pre-diagnose latent physical and mental ill-health. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 268 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing to end-papers, but body of book clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Silver titles spine. mark to inside of front cover from removal of small label. black cloth; illustrated by b/w. drawings. Includes appendices; references; recommended additional reading list & useful addresses. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Magic, Paranormal & Occult; Palmistry; Divination; Chiromancy; Medicine & Health. ISBN: 0091448301. ISBN/EAN: 9780091448301. Dewey Code: 133.6. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4464.