1832 · s.l.
Presentation copy. Written large on the title leaf: "Academy of Natural Sciences / of Philadelphia / From the author / London / Sept. 29th, 1833." Unused Academy bookplate on front pastedown, no accession marks. [WorldCat notes: "Description of the organ of voice in a new species of wild swan (cygnus buccinator, Richardson) -- Descriptions of three British species of fresh-water fishes belonging to the genus leuciscus of Klein -- Observations on the laws which appear to influence the assumption & changes of plumage in birds -- Description ...of the apteryx australis of Shaw." ~ No holdings with the three plates are recorded.] (Inventory #: 038046)