Lavater, Johann Kaspar (17411804)

Lavater, Johann Kaspar, German clergyman, a mystic thinker and writer on physiognomy, born at Zurich; wrote “Outlooks to Eternity,” and a work on physiognomy, or the art of judging of character from the features of the face (17411804).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

La Vallière, Duchesse de * Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent
Lauenburg
Laughing Philosopher
Launceston
Laura
Laureate, Poet
Laurier, Sir Wilfred
Lausanne
Lava
Lavalette, Count de
La Vallière, Duchesse de
Lavater, Johann Kaspar
Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent
Law, John
Law, William
Lawrence, John, Lord
Lawrence, St.
Lay Brother
Layamon
Layard, Sir Austen Henry
Lazzaroni
League and Covenant, Solemn