The animal kingdom, arranged according to its organization, serving as a foundation for the natural history of animals : and an introduction to comparative anatomy
Uniform: Règne animal
Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832
Latreille, P. A. (Pierre André), 1762-1833
McMurtrie, Henry, 1793-1865
London, G. Henderson, 1834-1837
The plates, except a few portraits, have been bound separately.
Added title pages, engraved, with imprint date of 1834. Atlas vols. has engraved title pages only, with imprint date of 1837.
Translated by Henry MacMurtrie--Cf. Brit. Mus. cat. New ed.
Vol. 1, p. 197-204 repeated in numbering, with an *.
Includes biographical sketches and portraits of Cuvier, J.J. Audubon, Linnaeus, G.L. Buffon, P.A. Latreille, William Spence, and William Kirby.
Some of the plates hand-colored.
Contents: Vol. 1. Mammalia. Birds -- v. 2. Reptiles. Fishes -- v. 3. Mollusca. Annelides. Crustacea. Arachnides and Insecta -- v. 4. Insecta. Zoophytes.
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