By: Audubon, John James
NY, The Macmillan Co.: 1937
Edition: First Edition. First Printing
Seller ID: 27887
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Publisher's full green cloth, embossed gilt bird medallion and lettering on the front cover and gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with 500 full-page, full-color plates by John James Audubon. xxvi pages of tect. Introduction and Descriptive Text by William Vogt. The first 435 plates were originally published by Audubon in London between 1827 and 1838, and a superb set of these "Elephant Folio" plates has been used in making these reproductions. The final 65 plates were painted later by Audubon and were first published by him in an "Octavo" edition between 1840 and 1844 in... View More...