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Cheiro's Language of the Hand, 1963

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 5
Collection number: Folder 5

Scope and Contents

Contents:  Of the Shapes of Hands and Fingers; The Elementary of Lowest Type; The Square Hand and Its Subdivisions; The Spatulate Hand; The Philosophic Hand; The Conic Hand; The Psychic Hand; The Mixed Hand; The Thumb; The Joints of the Fingers; The Fingers; The Palm and Large and Small Hand; The Nails; The Hair on the Hands; The Mounts, Their Position and Their Meanings; The Hands of Nations; A Few Remarks in Reference to the Reading of the Hand; The Lines of the Hand; In Relation to the Lines; The Right and Left Hands; The Line of Life; The Line of Mars; The Line of Head; The Line of Head in Relation to the Seven Types; Insanity as Shown by the Line of Head; The Line of Heart; The Line of Fate; The Line of Sun; The Line of Health, or the Hepatica; The Via Lasciva and the Line of Intuition; The Girdle of Venus, the Ring of Saturn, and the Three Bracelets, The Line of Marriage; Children; The Star; The Cross; The Square; The Island, the Circle, the Spot; The Grille, the Triangle, “La Croix Mystique,” the Ring of Solomon; Hands Covered with Lines-The Color of the Palm; The Great Triangle and the Quadrangle; Travel, Voyages, and Accidents; Time-The System of Seven; A Few Words on Suicide; The Peculiarities of Hands that Show a Suicidal Tendency; Propensities for Murder; Various Phases of Insanity; Modus Operandi; Thought Photography and Register of Cerebral Force’ Illustrations of Famous Hands


  • Created: 1963

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research


From the Collection: 18 Boxes


From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Valdosta State University Archives, Odum Library
1500 N. Patterson St.
Valdosta GA 30601 United States
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