On the nature of limbs : a discourse / Richard Owen ; with a preface by Brian K. Hall ; with introductory essays by Ron Amundson ... [et. al].

Author
Owen, Richard, 1804-1892 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2007.
Description
cii, 119 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Extremities (Anatomy)Evolution [Browse]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
Richard Owen and animal form / Ron Amundson -- Richard Owen's quadrophenia : the pull of opposing forces in Victorian cosmogony / Kevin Padian -- The mystery of Richard Owen's winged bull-slayer / Mary P. Winsor and Jennifer Coggon -- On the nature of limbs / [Richard Owen].
ISBN
  • 0226641937 (pbk.)
  • 9780226641935 (pbk.)
LCCN
2007009519
OCLC
85833363
RCP
N - S