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Naturgeschichte und Abbildungen des Menschen der verschiedenen Rassen und Stamme nach den neuesten Entdeckungen und vorzuglichsten Originalien / von H.R. Schinz
Bib ID 598707
Format BookBook
Author
Schinz, H. R. (Heinrich Rudolf), 1777-1861
 
Edition 3 verm. Aufl. 
Printer (Zurich : Zurcher und Furrer)
Description Zurich : Honeggerschen Lithographischen Anstalt, 1845 
11 v. : chiefly ill. ; 38 cm. 
Summary

Rare illustrated anthopological study of racial types and physiognomy, with some text. Includes Australian Aborigines, native people of New Guinea and the various island groups of the Pacific, New Zealand and North and South America. The work is absent from the major bibliographies including Ferguson, Bagnall, Hocken, Sabin and Field.

Notes

References to Australian Aborigines: Pl. 24-25, Heft 7.

References to New Guinea people: Pl. 18-19, Heft 6.

References to Maori people: Pl. 29-30, Heft 8.

National Library of Australia's SRef 599.970222 S336 set untrimmed and in original publisher's yellow paper wrappers.

Subjects Ethnology -- Pictorial works.  |  Anthropology -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1870.

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