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eye. The Figures have been derived from various sources : a considerable number of them were drawn by Mr. Sowerby, whose name is a sufficient passport; a few were drawn by the Author himself ; but the greater number by Mr. G. W. Bonner, who engraved the whole of the cuts.
A YOUNG NATURALIST
ON THE STUDY OF
Nature and Natural Theology.
“ Could mankind be prevailed upon to read a few lessons from the
great book of Nature, so amply spread before them, they would clearly see the hand of Providence in every page; and would they consider the faculty of reasoning as the distinguishing gift of the human race, and use it as the guide of their lives, they would find their reward in a cheerful resignation of mind, in peace and happiness, under the conscious persuasion, that a good Naturalist cannot be a bad man."
LONGMAN, BROWN, GREEN, AND LONGMANS.