A Natural History of Birds, Fishes, Reptiles, and Insects
Place of Publication: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Overall: 18.7 x 11.3 x 2.5 cm (7 3/8 x 4 7/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 12 hand-colored engravings
Not On View
(Philadelphia: John Grigg, 1831) 18.7 cm; x [1 f.] 179 pp., plus 12 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped brown calf.
Bird and animal illustrations.
Philadelphia: John Grigg, 1831
Inscribed in pen and brown ink on front flyleaf "John Amory Codman Jr / from his mother / Nov 5th 1852"; descended through family to Martha Codman Karolik; Maxim Karolik, by whom given to MFA, June 8, 1964.
Bequest of Maxim Karolik