The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle, under the command of Captain Fitzroy, R.N., during the years 1832 to 1836 : Published with the approval of the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury / edited and superintended by Charles Darwin, Esq

Originally issued in parts: London : Smith Elder and Co., 1838-1843. Cf. Freeman, R.B. Charles Darwin (2nd ed.), 8.
"London, printed by Stewart and Murray, Old Bailey"--Verso of t.p.
George Robert Gray assisted with the writing of pt. 3 (Birds).
Illustrators include J. Gould, G. Scharf, B. Waterhouse Hawkins, G.R. Waterhouse, and C.M. Curtis; lithographers include: Elizabeth Gould, G. Scharf, and C. Hullmandel; engravers include: J. Swaine; printers of plates include C. Hullmandel.
Dates of publication for each part: pt. 1: 1840; pt.. 2: 1839; pt. 3: 1841; pt. 4: 1842; pt. 5: 1843.
Collation of each part: pt. 1: [2], iv, 111, [1] p., XXXII leaves of plates (2 double, 1 folded); pt. 2: ix, [5], v, [1], 97, [1] p., 35 leaves of plates; pt. 3: [8], ii, [3]-156, [8] p., 50 leaves of plates; pt. 4: xv, [1], 169, [3] p., 29 leaves of plates; pt. 5: [2], vi, 51, [1] p., 20 leaves of plates.
Mounted errata slip on p. [1] of 5th group of pt. 2; "Corrigenda": pt. 3, p. [7] of 1st group; "Errata": pt. 4, p. [170] and pt. 5, p. [6] of 1st group.
Freeman, R.B. Charles Darwin (2nd ed.), 9
Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib., I, p. 157-159
Anker, J. Bird books and bird art, 173
pt. I. Fossil mammalia / described by Richard Owen, Esq. ; with a geological introduction, by Charles Darwin, Esq. -- pt. II. Mammalia / described by George R. Waterhouse, Esq. ; with a notice of their habits and ranges, by Charles Darwin, Esq. -- pt. III. Birds / described by John Gould, Esq. ; with a notice of their habits and ranges, by Charles Darwin, Esq. ; and with an anatomical appendix, by T.C. Eyton, Esq. -- pt. IV. Fish / described by Leonard Jenyns -- pt. V. Reptilia / Described by Thomas Bell, Esq
Mammals, Fossil
Smithsonian Libraries
Fitzroy, Robert 1805-1865
Bell, Thomas 1792-1880
Darwin, Charles 1809-1882
Eyton, T. C (Thomas Campbell) 1809-1880
Gould, John 1804-1881
Gray, George Robert 1808-1872
Jenyns, Leonard 1800-1893
Owen, Richard 1804-1892
Waterhouse, G. R (George Robert) 1810-1888
Gould, Elizabeth 1804-1841
printer of plates
Hullmandel, Charles Joseph 1789-1850
Swaine, John 1775-1860
Scharf, George 1788-1860
Curtis, Charles M. approximately 1795-1839
Hawkins, B. Waterhouse (Benjamin Waterhouse) 1807-1889
former owner
Balfour, Alice Blanche DSI
Great Britain Treasury
Beagle Expedition (1831-1836)
Physical description
5 v., 166 leaves of plates in various foliations (some folded) : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm
South America
Electronic resources
Call number
QL5 .B3X
QL5 .B3X 1839