Definition of Longheads
1. longhead [n] - See also: longhead
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Literary usage of Longheads
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Lectures on Man: His Place in Creation, and in the History of the Earth by Karl Christoph Vogt, James Hunt (1864)
"Cranial Angle ; Skull; Net.—Von Baer's Nomenclature for Cranial Forms.—Coronal View: longheads, Medium Heads, and Short Heads. ..."
2. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1903)
"Since Neolithic times Norway ha» been mainly inhabited by tall, blonde longheads, of Teutonic stock, who are believed to Save come from the Caucasian ..."
3. Glimpses of the Ages: Or, The "superior" and "inferior" Races, So Called by Theophilus E. Samuel Scholes (1905)
"... differences that exist among mankind, the article adds:— " They are, we are convinced, as serious and real as the differences between ' longheads' and ..."
4. The Popular Science Monthly (1891)
"Thus, in the area which has been under consideration, there are evidences of the existence of four races of men: (1) blond longheads of tall stature, ..."
5. The American Antiquarian and Oriental Journal by Stephen Denison Peet (1900)
"... respectively represented in the North by the Eskimo longheads ... longheads and the Andean round-heads—points at two streams of immigrants from the Old ..."
6. Modern Geography by Marion Isabel Newbigin (1911)
"for the tall, fair longheads of the north to dominate the short, darker broadheads of the south, further to the east this same broad. headed race, ..."