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Quite funny a gives a good insight in a kind of pseudoscience that can affect cultures for many years.
It's an interesting look at noses... though about as scientific as palm reading. For modern readers, the constant assertions of the racial superiority of people who possess certain types of noses will most likely become very tiring. It's presented as a fact that snub noses are more prevalent in "uncivilized" parts of the world, and therefore undesirable; it goes on for a hundred pages basically stating that "our noses are better than theirs". This is one of those books that is less useful as a resource on the topic it's about - noses - and more useful as an example of the lengths to which the ethnocentric "intellectuals" of the past were willing to go to justify their racism.
Well, I also gotta give it props for being unintentionally hilarious at some points! If you can stomach a lot of Victorian-era BS, read it for the lulz.