Title: THE SYNTHETIC PHILOSOPHY OF EXPRESSION AS APPLIED TO THE ARTS OF READING, ORATORY, AND PERSONATION
Author: Moses True Brown
Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and CompanyCity: Boston and New YorkYear: 1886 (First Edition)Binding Style: Hardcover
Book Details + Condition: Scarce first edition from 1886 of THE SYNTHETIC PHILOSOPHY OF EXPRESSION AS APPLIED TO THE ARTS OF READING, ORATORY, AND PERSONATION. Original brown boards with gilt on front and on spine. In very good condition: slight shelfwear and lean. Pages are clean and free of interior markings save some foxing and natural browning to endpapers and title page. Illustrated with tables and charts. Moses True Brown was a professor of oratory, and a
student of human expression. He was a mentor to famous orators and actors of the day. Professor Brown wrote the book, drawing on Darwin and important philosophers.