Carnival of the Animals

Memoirs For a Natural History of Animals: Containing the Anatomical Descriptions of Several Creatures Dissected by the Royal Academy of Science at Paris, does not have one author, but it is explained to be by the “Academie des Sciences” in France.

However, it was translated by Alexander Pitfield, a fellow of the Royal Society

It was printed in 1688 in London by Joseph Streater.