Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological society of London. This society had members from the better the upper societal and noble families. Many new species that were discovered during exploration travels of the members were for the first time described in this magazine. The members could order one copy containing the famous hand coloured illustrations.
The here offered edition is almost unread and many of the folds are unopened. This copy contains 14 illustrations and also text illustrations.
The dimensions are 160 x 230 mm, pp. 463-700 plus a list of publications. This is an edition with a softcover, beautiful illustrations and mote than 125 years old and surprisingly well preserved.