The animal kingdom :
arranged in conformity with its organization /
by the Baron Cuvier ..., with additional descriptions of all the species hitherto named, and of many not before noticed, by Edward Griffith ... and others.
|Main Creator:||Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832.|
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London : Printed for G.B. Whittaker ..., 1827-1835.
Rev. translation of: Le règne animal.
Some vols. have half-title: The animal kingdom, &c. &c. (varies slightly)
Imprint varies: v. 6-9, 11, 13-15, London : Printed for Whittaker, Treacher, and Co.; v. 10, 12, , London : Printed for Wittaker and Co.
Vol.  lacks vol. designation; called "Supplementary volume on the fossils."
Title of v. 12-15 varies slightly: ... by the Baron Cuvier, with supplementary additions to each order by Edward Griffith ... and others.
Vol. 1-15 have also special t.p.
Contents (con'd): v. 13. The classes Annelida, Crustacea, and Arachnida / arranged by the Baron Cuvier, with supplementary additions to each order by Edward Griffith and Edward Pidgeon. 1833 -- v. 14-15. The class Insecta / arranged by the Baron Cuvier, with supplementary additions to each order by Edward Griffith and Edward Pidgeon, and notices of new genera and species by George Gray. 1832.
Last vol. (unnumbered) has special t.p. only, with title: A classified index and synopsis of The animal kingdom arranged in conformity with its organization, by the Baron Cuvier ..., with supplementary additions to each order, by Edward Griffith ... and others.
"Alphabetical table of authors quoted in this work": v. , p. 283-328.
"A tabular view of the classification of animals adopted by the Baron Cuvier; with specific examples": v. , p. i-cxix.
Physical description: 16 v. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
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