Explore the animal kingdom through Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876) Dictionnaire Universel D'histoire Naturelle. We are bringing you our own digitally enhanced 1892 edition of this incredible book. Widely regarded as one of the finest examples of the 19th Century. Which is your favourite illustration?

Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own… Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own… Free Image from public domain license
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Indian peafowl (Pavo Cristatus) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own… Indian peafowl (Pavo Cristatus) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own… Free Image from public domain license
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Lemon (Citrus Limonium) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own 1892… Lemon (Citrus Limonium) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own 1892… Free Image from public domain license
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Dahlia illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own 1892 edition of Dictionnaire… Dahlia illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own 1892 edition of Dictionnaire… Free Image from public domain license
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Asiatic elephant (Elephas maximus) indicus illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from… Asiatic elephant (Elephas maximus) indicus illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from… Free Image from public domain license
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Different types of birds illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876) Digitally enhanced from our own 1892… Different types of birds illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876) Digitally enhanced from our own 1892… Free Image from public domain license
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Different types of birds illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876) Digitally enhanced from our own 1892… Different types of birds illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876) Digitally enhanced from our own 1892… Free Image from public domain license
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Jaguar (Panthera Onca) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own 1892 edition… Jaguar (Panthera Onca) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own 1892 edition… Free Image from public domain license
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Crimson Crawfish (Palemon Ornatum) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own… Crimson Crawfish (Palemon Ornatum) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own… Free Image from public domain license
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Toucan (Ramphastos) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own 1892 edition of… Toucan (Ramphastos) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own 1892 edition of… Free Image from public domain license
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Cock illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own 1892 edition of Dictionnaire… Cock illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our own 1892 edition of Dictionnaire… Free Image from public domain license
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Ring-neckrd pheasant (Phasianus colchicus) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from… Ring-neckrd pheasant (Phasianus colchicus) illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from… Free Image from public domain license
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Myology and disposition of the viscera illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our… Myology and disposition of the viscera illustrated by Charles Dessalines D' Orbigny (1806-1876). Digitally enhanced from our… Free Image from public domain license
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