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    John James Audubon. Group of Over 240 Prints from the Abbeville Press Publication of The Birds of America. [New York: Abbeville Press 1985]. Abbeville edition, originally printed in Japan in an edition of 350 copies (of which 300 were bound) consisting of 435 facsimile reproductions of the Havell originals; present here, is just over half of the print run. Double-elephant folio (approximately 39.5 x 26.5 inches; 1000 x 675 mm.). 240 illustrated prints, watermarked. Loose leaves, unbound or disbound. Several leaves with wear to the left margin from original binding, stab holes visible; some corners bumped; occasional faint marginal soiling, trivial edgewear. Generally near fine.

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    Brown's Lark (X), Bird of Washington (XI), Snow Bird (XIII), Prairie Warbler (XIV), Great-footed Hawk (XVI), Bewick's Wren (XVIII), Louisiana Water Thrush (XIX), Roscoe's Yellow-throat (XXIV), Song Sparrow (XXV), Solitary Flycatcher (XXVIII), Towes Bunting (XXIX), White-headed Eagle (XXXI), Worm-eating Warbler (XXXIV), Children's Warbler (XXXV), Stanley Hawk (XXXVI), Crested Titmouse (XXXIX), Traill's Flycatcher (XLV), Blue-green Warbler (XLIX), Black and Yellow Warbler (L), Loggerhead Shrike (LVII), Hermit Thrush (LVIII), Carbonated Warbler (LX), Passenger Pigeon (LXII), White-eyed Flycatcher or Vireo (LXIII), Swamp Sparrow (LXIV), Red Winged Starling (LXVII), Republican or Cliff Swallow (LXVIII), Bay-breasted Warbler (LXIX), Henslow's Bunting (LXX), Winter Hawk (LXXI), Belted Kingfisher (LXXVII), Tyrant Flycatcher (LXXIX), Prairie Titlark (LXXX), House Wren (LXXXIII), Blue-Grey Flycatcher (LXXXIV), Yellow Throated Warbler (LXXXV), Black Warrior (LXXXVI), Autumnal Warbler (LXXXVIII), Grass Finch or Bay-winged Bunting (XCIV), Yellow-poll Warbler (XCV), White-bellied Swallow (XCVIII), Cow-pen Bird (XCIX), Chipping Sparrow (CIV), Red-breasted Nuthatch (CV), Fox-coloured Sparrow (CVIII), Hooded Warbler (CX), White-crowned Sparrow (CXIV), Wood Pewee (CXV), Mississippi Kite (CXVII), Pewee Flycatcher (CXX), Snowy Owl (CXXI), Black and Yellow Warbler (CXXIII), Green Black Capped Flycatcher (CXXIV), Brown-headed Nuthatch (CXXV), White Headed Eagle (CXXVI), Great Crested Flycatcher (CXXIX), Yellow-winged Sparrow (CXXX), American Robin (CXXXI), Black-poll Warbler (CXXXIII), Hemlock Warbler (CXXXIV), Blackburnian Warbler (CXXXV), Field Sparrow (CXXXIX), Pine Creeping Warbler (CXL), Green Crested Flycatcher (CXLIV), Yellow Red Poll Warbler (CXLV), Night Hawk (CXLVII), Pine Swamp Warbler (CXLVIII), Red Eyed Vireo (CL), Turkey Buzzard (CLI), Tennessee Warbler (CLIV), Rusty Grackle (CLVII), American Swift (CLVIII), Brasilian Caracara Eagle (CLXI), Zenaida Dove (CLXII), Tawny Thrush (CLXIV), Rough-legged Falcon (CLXVI), Gray Tyrant (CLXX), Blue-headed Pigeon (CLXXII), Olive-sided flycatcher (CLXXIV), Nuttall's Lesser Marsh Wren (CLXXV), Orange-crowned Warbler (CLXXVIII), Pine Finch (CLXXX), Golden Eagle (CLXXXI), Tree Sparrow (CLXXXVIII), Snow Bunting (CLXXXIX), Willow Grouse (CXCI), Great American Shrike/Butcher Bird (CXCII), Canadian Titmouse (CXCIV), Ruby-crowned Wren (CXCV), Common/American Crossbill (CXCVII), Little Owl (CXCIX), Shore Lark (CC), Canada Goose (CCI), Red-throated Diver (CCII), Fresh Water Marsh Hen (CCIII), Summer or Wood Duck (CCVI), Booby Gannet (CCVII), Esquimaux Curlew (CCVIII), Wilson's Plover (CCIX), Common Gull (CCXII), Puffin (CCXIII), Razor Bill (CCXIV), Hyperborean Phalarope (CCXV), Foolish Guillemot (CCXVIII), Black Guillemot (CCXIX), Mallard Duck (CCXXI), White Ibis (CCXXII), Oyster Catcher (CCXXIII), Kittiwake Gull (CCXXIV), Kildeer Plover (CCXXV), Hooping Crane (CCXXVI), Green-winged Teal (CCXXVIII), Lesser Scaup Duck (CCXXIX), Ring-necked Duck (CCXXXIV), Sooty Tern (CCXXXV), Great Marbled Godwit (CCXXXVIII), Black-backed Gull (CCXLI), Uria Brunnichii (CCXLV), Eider Duck (CCXLVI), Velvet Duck (CCXLVII), American Piedbill Dobchick (CCXLVIII), Tufted Puffin (CCXLIX), Pomarine Jaeger (CCLIII), Red Phalarope (CCLV), Purple Heron (CCLVI), Double-crested Cormorant (CCLVII), Hudsonian Godwit (CCLVIII), Horned Grebe (CCLIX), Fort-tail Petrel (CCLX), Curlew Sandpiper (CCLXIII), Fulmar Tetrel (CCLXIV), Buff-breasted Sandpiper (CCLXV), Common Cormorant (CCLXVI), Arctic Jager (CCLXVII), Wilson's Petrel (CCLXX), Frigate Pelican (CCLXXI), Richardson's Jager (CCLXXII), Willet (CCLXXIV), Noddy Tern (CCLXXV), King Duck (CCLXXVI), Hutchins's Barnacle Goose (CCLXXVII), Schinz's Sandpiper (CCLXXVIII), Sandwich Tern (CCLXXIX), Black Tern (CCLXXX), Great White Heron (CCLXXXI), White-winged Silvery Gull (CCLXXXII), Wandering Shearwater (CCLXXXIII), Purpler Sandpiper (CCLXXXIV), Fort-tailed Gull (CCLXXXV), Solitary Sandpiper (CCLXXXIX), Crested Grebe (CCXCII), Pectoral Sandpiper (CCXCIV), Manx Shearwater (CCXCV), Barnacle Goose (CCXCVI), Harlequin Duck (CCXCVII), Red-necked Grebe (CCXCVIII), Dusky Petrel (CCXCIX), Golden Plover (CCC), Canvas Backed Duck (CCCI), Dusky Duck (CCCII), Turn-stone (CCCIV), Purple Gallinule (CCCV), Great Tern (CCCIX), Long Tailed Duck (CCCXII), Blue-winged Teal (CCCXIII), Red-breasted Sandpiper (CCCXV), Black or Surf Duck (CCCXVII), American Avocet (CCCXVIII), Lesser Tern (CCCXIX), Little Sandpiper (CCCXX), Red-headed Duck (CCCXXII), Bonapartian Gull (CCCXXIV), Shoveller Duck (CCCXXVII), Long-legged Avocet (CCCXXVIII), Yellow-breasted Rail (CCCXXIX), Ring Plover (CCCXXX), Goosander (CCCXXXI), Pied Duck (CCCXXXII), Black-bellied Plover (CCCXXXIV), Red-breasted Snipe (CCCXXXV), Little Auk (CCCXXXIX), Least Stormy Petrel (CCCXL), Ruddy Duck (CCCXLIII), Long-legged Sandpiper (CCCXLIV), American Widgeon (CCCXLV), Black-throated Diver (CCCXLVI), Smew (CCCXLVII), Gadwall Duck (CCCXLVIII), Least Water-hen (CCCXLIX), Rocky Mountain Plover (CCCL), Great Cinereous Owl (CCCLI), Black-winged Hawk (CCCLII), MacGillivray's Finch (CCCLV), Pine Grosbeak (CCCLVIII), Winter Wren, Rock Wren (CCCLX), Dusky Grouse (CCCLXI), Bohemian Waxwing (CCCLXIII), White-Winged Crossbill (CCCLXIV), Lapland Longspur (CCCLXV), Iceland or Gyr Falcon (CCCLXVI), Rock Ptarmigan (CCCLXVIII), Thrasher and Thrush (CCCLXIX), American Water Ouzel (CCCLXX), Swainson's Hawk (CCCLXXII), Two Grossbeaks (CCCLXXIII), Sharp-Shinned Hawk (CCCLXXIV), Common Redpoll (CCCLXXV), Trumpeter Swan (CCCLXXVI), Hawk Owl (CCCLXXVIII), Tengmalm's Owl (CCCLXXX), Blue and Snow Goose (CCCLXXXI), Long Eared Owl (CCCLXXXIII), Black-throated Bunting (CCCLXXXIV), Two Swallows (CCCLXXXV), White Heron (CCCLXXXVI), Three Icterids (CCCLXXXVIII), Three Finches (CCCXC), Brant Goose (CCCVCI), Harris's Hawk (CCCXCII), Four Fringillids (CCCXCIV), Three Western Warblers (CCCXCV), Burgomaster Gull (CCCXCVI), Three Fringillids (CCCXCVIII), Three Warblers (CCCXCIX), Finches and Tanagers (CCCC), Four Alcids (CCCCII), Eared Grebe (CCCCIV), American Scoter Duck (CCCCVIII), Gull-Billed Tern (CCCCX), Two Cormorants (CCCCXII), Two Warblers (CCCCXIV), Two Bark Feeders (CCCCXV), Ten Woodpeckers (CCCCXVII), Two Ptarmigan (CCCCXVIII), Thrush, Solitair and Jay (CCCCXIX), Prairie Starling (CCCCXX), Two Quail (CCCCXXIII), Frigillids and Icterid (CCCCXXIV), White-legged Oyster-catcher (CCCCXXVII), Townsend's Sandpiper (CCCCXXVIII), Western Duck (CCCCXXIX), Slender-billed Guillemot (CCCCXXX), Four Owls (CCCCXXXII), A Feathered Pot-Pourri (CCCCXXXIII), Flycatchers and Vireo (CCCCXXXIV), Columbian Water Ouzel (CCCCXXXV)

    Note: the list provided was compiled from electronic sources and not checked against the prints; thus, its accuracy not verified.



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