THE ZOOLOGY OF THE VOYAGE OF H.M.S. BEAGLE, Under the…

THE ZOOLOGY OF THE VOYAGE OF H.M.S. BEAGLE, Under the Command of Captain Fitzroy R.N., During the Years 1832 to 1836.... by DARWIN, Charles
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THE ZOOLOGY OF THE VOYAGE OF H.M.S. BEAGLE, Under the Command of Captain Fitzroy R.N., During the Years 1832 to 1836....

London: Royal Geographical Society / C.I.L, 1994. Title page continues: "Part I. Fossil Mammalia: By Richard Owen; Part II Mammalia by George R. Waterhouse; Part III. Birds by John Gould; Fish by The Rev. Leonard Jenyns". Facsimile edition. No. 926 of a Limited Edition of 1000 signed by Dr John Hemming. Four volumes, quarto. Bound in half tan calf leather decorated in gilt, marbled endpapers, spines with raised bands, bound-in ribbon markers. Enclosed in a wooden reading box, with inlay to ends, attached hinged reading stand/lectern, velveteen base. Contents: Vol.I. Fossil Mammalia. (Robert Owen, 1840) iv + iv + 111 pp. +large folding plate + 32 b/w plates. Vol.II. Mammalia. (George Waterhouse, 1839) 97 pp. + 32 coloured plates, and 3 b/w plates. Vol.III. Birds. (John Gould, 1841) 156 pp. + [8] index + 50 coloured plates. Vol.IV. Fish (Leonard Jenyns, 1842) xv + [1] + 172 pp. + 29 monochrome plates. Together with Reptillia (Thomas Bell) vi + 51 pp. + 20 plates. (originally published in parts and in book form between 1838 and 1843). Fine condition. Note: heavy parcel, extra postage will be required.

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