Paris: Caille et Ravier, 1820. hardcover. Folding table. 2 vols. 8vo, contemporary mottled calf, gilt, worn spines. Paris: Caille et Ravier, 1820. Eighth edition, revised and expanded. Good. good.
Based on the author's public lectures, this popular physiological treatise established a major classification system for the life functions. Richerand (1779-1840) was an important figure in the early history of evolutionary thinking. Brunet, Table 6852.