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    [M. C. Perry] Three Chromolithograph Illustrations of Various Birds From Admiral Perry's Expedition to Japan. 11 x 8.5 inches. Three beautiful chromolithograph illustrations of various birds encountered by Perry's expedition. Very good condition.

    More Information: [M.C. Perry] Three Chromolithograph Illustrations  of Various Birds From Admiral Perry's Expedition to Japan. 11 x 8.5 inches. Extracted from Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan, Performed in the Years 1852, 1853, and 1854, Under the Command of Commodore M. C. Perry, United States Navy by Order of the Government of the United States, Volume II, Washington: Beverley Tucker, 1856. Three beautiful chromolithograph illustrations of various birds encountered by Perry's expedition. The paper has toned slightly, and one example is missing a small portion of the corner (which doesn't affect the image) else each plate is in very good condition.

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    June, 2009
    16th-17th Tuesday-Wednesday
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