Bucarest: Monitorul oficial și imprimeriile statului, Imprimeria centrală, 1937. First edition. Softcover. Folio. 78 pp (Text), 14 leaves of plates (some folded), 40 loose original photographs in pocket at rear. Original printed wrappers.
Following a trend of eugenism studies in Germany and Northern Europe, this work is the result of extensive anthropological researches carried out by Francisc Iosif Rainer, a renown Romanian pathologist, physiologist and anthropologist, in three remote and isolated villages located in the Carpathians.
Our copy, illustrated with 73 in-text figs, 14 leaves of plates (including six folded), is complete with its 40 anthropological silver gelatin prints in pocket at rear.
Minor age-toning and clear water staining along edges of wrappers. Text in French. Wrappers in overall good to good+, interior in very good condition. g to vg. Item #46686