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Text Volume 1

Title page of volume 1 of Joseph Vimont's Traité́ de phrénologie humaine et comparée.

Text Volume 1


Atlas Volume

Title page of the atlas volume of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée.

Atlas Titlepage

Table 3 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring side and top views of 6 monkey skulls.

Table 3

Table 5 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring two views of the skull cap of a twenty five year old man.

Table 5

Table 7 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring the side view of a skull of a thirty six year old man.

Table 7


Table 8 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring the 5 skulls of fetus and children.

Table 8

Table 22 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring front view of a hydrocephalus child.

Table 22

Table 24 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring the side view of a lion's skull.

Table 24

Table 82 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring the side view of a the head of a French solider, with the dura mater removed.

Table 82


Table 82a of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring the vertical secion of the skull of a male adult.

Table 82a

Table 83 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring two views of the brain of a man with its membranes removed.

Table 83

Table 84 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring two views of the base of the brain.

Table 84

Table 87 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring the side view of two skulls depicting the brain localization.

Table 87


Table 88 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring two skulls as seen on the under surface.

Table 88

Table 89 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring the back view of two skulls.

Table 89

Table 90 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring the top view of two skulls.

Table 90

Table 91 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring the front view of two skulls.

Table 91


Table 96 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring the skull of an insane man affected with monomania and the skull of a conceited man.

Table 96

Table 98 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring the side view of the head of the parricide Martin.

Table 98

Table 101 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring front views of the heads of two woman, the left having little taste for music and the right having remarkable musical talent.

Table 101

Table 104 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring two skulls. The top skull is that of a highwaymen and the bottom skull that of a woman know for her mildness and good behaviour.

Table 104


Table 116 of Joseph Vimont's Traité de phrénologie humaine et comparée, featuring two skulls, a Peruvian skull and a Cafer skull.

Table 116