Booklet, On the Anatomy of the Apteryx Australis

Owen, Richard

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Booklet, On the Anatomy of the Apteryx Australis.

On the Anatomy of the Apteryx Australis, Shaw. Par II. (Myology). By Richard Owen, FRS, FZS. Read 22 February 1842. From Transactions of the Zoological Society. Volume III. Part IV.

This booklet is divided into the following chapters:
Muscles of the Skin
Muscles of the Trunk
Muscles of the Anterior Extremity
Muscles of the Posterior Extremity

There are six pages featuring prints of anatomical drawings.

On the first page is an inscription which reads: To the Reverend William Colenso, MA, with the author's best respects.
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Grey coloured paper cover with paper pages printed in black ink, bound through spine by string.
Length x Width: 317 x 254mm
To the Rev. Wm Colenso M.A. with the author's best respects., Inscription, Handwritten
Colenso Papers / Vol. 6, Inscription, Handwritten
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