Academy,  1 (1869–70), 234–35.

[Review of Forms of Animal Life, by George Rolleston]

Michael Foster



Publications reviewed:

Rolleston 1870a


Education, Universities, Textbooks, Science Communication, Zoology, Dissection, Comparative Anatomy, Taxonomy

People mentioned:

Carl Gegenbaur , Thomas H Huxley

Institutions mentioned:

University of Oxford

    Regrets that the usefulness of George Rolleston's book is 'limited in large measure to Oxford students' (234), and that it does not supply 'the great want of the present day [...] a book which will teach students how to dissect animals, how to study zoology practically' (235).

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