American Ornithology; or the Natural History of the Birds of the United States

By: Alexander Wilson & Charles Lucian Bonaparte

Price: $650.00

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Half forrest green morocco (without fading) over marbled boards. Engraved frontis & 97 hand colored plates, most of which are highlighted with gum arabic. Previous owner's bookplate to pastedowns; transfer of color to text, otherwise very nice clean copies without foxing. A handsome set.

Title: American Ornithology; or the Natural History of the Birds of the United States

Author Name: Alexander Wilson & Charles Lucian Bonaparte

Categories: Natural History,

Publisher: London & Edinburgh, Whittaker, Treacher & Arnot; Stirling & Kennedy: 1832

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 4303