Text: David E. E. Sloane, “Phrenological Bust, 1824,” Early Nineteenth-Century Medicine in Poe’s Short Stories, Master of Arts Thesis, Duke University, 1966, p. 67 (This material is protected by copyright)


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NAMES of the PHRENOLOGICAL ORGANS

referring to the figures indicating their RELATIVE POSITION.

Phrenological Bust, 1824

Phrenological Bust, 1824

Charles Caldwell’s Elements of Phrenology (Lexington, Kentucky: T. Skillman, 1824)

A. Propensities.

I. Amativeness

II. Philoprogenitiveness

III. Inhabitiveness

IV. Adhesiveness

V. Combativeness

VI. Destructiveness

VII. Constructiveness

VIII. Covetiveness

IX. Secretiveness

B. Sentiments

X. Self esteem

XI. Love of Approbation

XII. Cautiousness

XIII. Benevolence

XIV. Veneration

XV. Hope

XVI. Ideality, Wonder

XVII. Conscientiousness

XVIII. Firmness

C. Intellect.

XIX. Individuality } 1. or higher / 2. or lower

XX. Form

XXI. Size

XXII. Weight

XXIII. Colouring

XXIV. Locality

XXV. Order

XXVI. Time

XXVII. Number

XXVIII. Tune

XXIX. Language

XXX. Comparison

XXXI. Causality

XXXII. Wit

XXXIII. Imitation

 


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Notes:

None.

 

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