61 illustrations of fish including: haddock, hairtail, hake, halibut, herring, ide, kingfish, ling, loach, lophius, lumpfish, lungfish, mackerel, menhaden, minnow, moonfish, mudfish, mullet, muraena, and myxine

"The body is long and eel-like, and the skeleton is reduced to a mere cartilaginous tube. It ours out such an abundance of glutinous matter from the pores of the lateral line, that the water in the vases is which is kept seems to be converted into jelly. "— Goodrich, 1859

Myxine

"The body is long and eel-like, and the skeleton is reduced to a mere cartilaginous tube. It ours out…