Thoughtful Gifts for Curious People
Adapted from Collection of quadrupedal animals: coloured plates without text, Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon (1754, featuring the Whooper Swan, Anas Cygnus, now more commonly known as Cygnus cygnus (Common swan).
Buffon’s 36 volume work, Histoire naturelle, générale et particuliére, influenced the evolutionary ideas of Lamarck. Courtesy University of Strasbourg Library.
Printed on acid free paper.
Measurements: 17 cm x 12 cm.
Comes with 120gsm recycled envelope.