Published In Five Parts Between 1839 And 1843, And Reissued Here In Three Volumes, This Work Showcases The Zoological Specimens And Fossils Collected During Charles Darwin S Momentous Voyage Of Discovery Acting As The Overall Editor, Darwin 1809 82 Enlisted A Group Of Naturalists To Assist With The Task Of Identifying And Describing The Species Each Man Contributed A Particular Section According To His Expertise Volume 1 Comprises The Sections On Mammals In Part 1 1840 , Comparative Anatomist And Palaeontologist Richard Owen 1804 92 Describes The Fossil Specimens Darwin S Introduction Gives Readers An Idea Of The Geological Time Period During Which The Animals Lived George R Waterhouse 1810 88 , Who Had Declined Darwin S Invitation To Accompany Him On The Beagle Voyage, Identified The Extant Species For Part 2, Which Appeared In 1839 Of The Sixty Seven Plates Of Illustrations, Many Are Presented Here In Full Colour.
- The Zoology of the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle
- Richard Owen
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