Published 1885. Inscribed and dated to the title page, “Jan.26/1886, Compliments of the authors.” Below the inscription, is the owner’s neat signature and the same date in ink. In pencil, pointing to the owner’s signature is the notation, “Historical copy”. Appears unread. Interior is clean, excepting previous owners neat name to the front and rear paste downs and a small ink smear to pp.271. Original booklets rebound into hardcover format. Handwritten titles in ink to front board and spine Complete with black and white plates and numerous foldout charts. "Extract from the Proceedings of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters". From the prolific scientists, George and Elizabeth Peckham. Please check our listing for additional works by the Peckham’s.