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    John James Audubon and John Bachman. The Quadrupeds of North America. New York: V. G. Audubon, [n.d., 1856, 1860]. Mixed later editions (volume III may be the first Lockwood edition, still with the V. G. Audubon title-page). Three octavo volumes (10.5 x 6.75 inches; 266 x 171 mm). [xvi], [1]-283, [1, blank]; [iv], [1]-334; [2], [v], [1, blank], [1]-348 pages. With 155 hand-colored lithographed plates inserted throughout. Publisher's full brown morocco, boards ruled in dark brown and decoratively paneled and lettered in dark brown, spine stamped in dark brown and lettered in gilt in compartments, five raised bands, blind board edges and turn-ins, marbled endleaves, all edges gilt. Bindings worn, rear board of volume I nearly detached, text toned and occasionally foxed or offset, plates toned, with occasional thumbsoiling, foxing, or offsetting. A good set. Sabin 2368.

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    September, 2019
    5th Thursday
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