Cranioklepty by Collin Dickey

By Collin Dickey

Starting dramatically with the outlet of Haydn s grave days after his dying in October 1820, Cranioklepty takes us on a unprecedented background of a weird form of obsession. the will to possess the skulls of the recognized, for learn, on the market, for public (and deepest) demonstrate, seems instinctual and impossible to resist in a few humans. the increase of Phrenology at first of the nineteenth century simply fed that fascination with the assumption that genius leaves its mark at the very form of the top. The after-death tales of Franz Joseph Haydn, Ludwig Beethoven, Swedenborg, Sir Thomas Browne etc have by no means prior to been informed in such element and vividness. absolutely illustrated with a few outstanding photographs, this can be a attention-grabbing and authoritative heritage of principles carried alongside at the to blame pleasures of an anthology of real-after-life gothic stories.

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