Seeing the Face Seeing the Soul

Seeing the Face  Seeing the Soul
Author : George Boys-Stones
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Total Pages : 711
Release : 2007-03-08
ISBN 10 : 9780199291533
ISBN 13 : 0199291535
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Seeing the Face Seeing the Soul Book Description:

Polemon of Laodicea's "Physiognomy" is a manual on how to tell character from appearance, thus enabling its readers to choose friends and avoid enemies on sight. The present volume is the work of a team of leading Classicists and Arabists. The main surviving versions in Greek and Latin are translated into English for the first time.


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