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AUDUBON, John James (1785-1851). The Birds of America, from Drawings Made in the United States and their Territories. Philadelphia: J.B. Chevalier, [1839-] 1840-1844. 7 volumes. 8vo., (10 1/8 x 6 4/8 inches). Half titles, subscribers' lists at end of each volume. 500 hand-coloured lithographed plates after Audubon by W.E. Hitchcock, R. Trembly and others, printed and coloured by J.T. Bowen, wood-engraved anatomical diagrams in text. Original publisher's deluxe binding of maroon morocco gilt, elaborately decorated in gilt.
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Intermittent offsetting and spotting, particularly to the tissue guards and corresponding text leaves at the beginning and end of each volume. Extremities a bit rubbed.


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AUDUBON, John James (1785-1851)
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AUDUBON, John James (1785-1851)

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