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    Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucien Bonaparte. American Ornithology. London: 1832. The "Jardine edition." Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucien Bonaparte. American Ornithology; or, the Natural History of the Birds of the United States. Illustrative Notes, and the Life of Wilson, by Sir William Jardine. London: Whittaker, Treacher & Arnot; Edinburgh: Stirling & Kenney, 1832. The "Jardine edition." Three volumes. Octavo. [i-v], vi-vii, [viii-ix], x-cvii, 408; [i-v], vi-vii, 390; [i-v], vi-viii, 523 pages. Illustrated with 97 hand colored plates and frontispiece. Bound in half green leather with marbled boards (in glassine wrappers). First volume text block coming loose from binding, which shows minor wear; foxing scattered throughout. Good. Zimmer 2: 683; Nissen IVB 996; Stillwell, pp. 156-157.

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