Special Publications
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From time to time the Yale Peabody Museum publishes books on topics related to its exhibitions, collections, and areas of research. These titles are distributed by Yale University Press and can be purchased by visiting yalebooks.com or yalebooks.co.uk.


The following conference publications are available through the Publications Office, supplies are limited. To order these books use our order form [PDF].


Evolving Form and Function: Fossils and Development

Proceedings of a symposium honoring Adolf Seilacher for his contributions to paleontology, in celebration of his 80th birthday


Edited by Derek EG Briggs


2005. 288 pages, 76 figures, 2 tables, index
ISBN-10: 0-912532-72-6
ISBN-13: 978-0-912532-76-1


New Perspectives on the Origin and Early Evolution of Birds 

Proceedings of the international symposium in honor of John H. Ostrom


Edited by Jacques Gauthier and Lawrence F. Gall


2001. 613 pages, 156 figures, 13 tables, 13 appendices, index

ISBN 0-912532-57-2



Other Publications

Please confirm that the publications you need are from the Peabody Museum of Natural History at Yale University. The Yale Peabody Museum is not affiliated with the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts, or the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University. Please contact these other institutions for information about their titles.


The Publications of the Pennsylvania–Yale Expedition to Egypt are no longer available through the Yale Peabody Museum. For information visit the Yale in Egypt website at https://egyptology.yale.edu/.