Casanova, Mantegazza and others take credit to themselves for their discoveries in this connection, and consider the greater length ot' the second finger to be a rare and beautiful phenomenon.
Fig. 93. Viennese girl (Plate I, 3 years later). Perfect moulding of the hands.
Mantegazza lias adopted the same point of view in bis " Physiologv of Woman which lies before me in the German translation of 1894. So that he seems not to know that Biaune (l) pointed out, as
(1) Festgabe für Carl L u d w i g. Vogel, Leipzig, 1874.