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Identifier: notesonunited01comb
Title: Notes on the United States of North America, during a phrenological visit in 1838-9-40
Year: 1841 (1840s)
Authors: Combe, George, 1788-1858
Subjects: Phrenology United States -- Civilization United States -- Description and travel
Publisher: Philadelphia, Carey & Hart
Contributing Library: New York Public Library
Digitizing Sponsor: MSN


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s. Genus III. KNOWING FACULTIES, WHICH PERCEIVETHE RELATIONS OF EXTERNAL OBJECTS, 27. LOCALITY—Gives the idea of relative position. 28. NUMBER—Gives the talent for calculation. 29. ORDER—Communicates the love of physical arrangement. 30. EVNTUALITY—Takes cognizance of occurrences or events.3L TIME—Gives rise to the perception of duration. 32. TUNE—The sense of Melody and Harmony arises from it. 33. LANGUAGE—Gives facility in acquiring a knowledge of arbitrary signs to express thoughts, readiness in the use of them, and the powerof inventing and recollecting them. Genus IV. REFLECTING FACULTIES, WHICH COMPARE,JUDGE, AND DISCRIMINATE. 34. COMPARISON—Gives the power of discovering analogies, resem- blances, and differences. 35. CAUSALITY—Traces the dependences of phenomena, and the rela- tion of cause and effect. Note.—In Fig. IV., the organs 8, 9 and 6 a. are placed too high. Theyshould be brought downwards, and a little forwards. INTRODUCTION.Fig. III. Fig. IV. XXUI

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