New York: Philosophical Library, 1958. First Edition Thus. Cloth. Small thick 8vo, light blue cloth with black lettering on spine, archival polyester-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) depicting a painting of a semi-nude woman from behind, 313 pages. Very Good + / Very Good +. Item #6679
SCARCE and well preserved reprint of a significant 19tth century study of "criminal biology" by Prof. Caesar Lombroso who was "among the giants of psychology and psychiatry" (Intro).
Cesare Lombroso (1835 – 1909) was an Italian criminologist, phrenologist, physician, and founder of the Italian School of Positivist & Anthropological Criminology.