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    John James Audubon. Group of Over Ninety Prints from the Abbeville Press The Birds of America. [New York: 1985]. Abbeville edition.

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    John James Audubon. Group of Over Ninety 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. Double-elephant folio (approximately 39.5 x 26.5 inches; 1000 x 675 mm.). Ninety-two 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. Mostly small bird prints.

    Brown's Lark (X), Snow Bird (XIII), Prairie Warbler (XIV), Bewick's Wren (XVIII), Louisiana Water Thrush (XIX), Roscoe's Yellow-throat (XXIV), Song Sparrow (XXV), Solitary Flycatcher (XXVIII), Children's Warbler (XXXV), Traill's Flycatcher (XLV), Black and Yellow Warbler (L), Republican or Cliff Swallow (LXVIII), Henslow's Bunting (LXX), Autumnal Warbler (LXXXVIII), White-bellied Swallow (XCVIII), Cow-pen Bird (XCIX), Red-breasted Nuthatch (CV), Hooded Warbler (CX), Green Black Capped Flycatcher (CXXIV), Black-poll Warbler (CXXXIII), Field Sparrow (CXXXIX), Green Crested Flycatcher (CXLIV), Yellow Red Poll Warbler (CXLV), Red Eyed Vireo (CL), Rusty Grackle (CLVII), Zenaida Dove (CLXII), Olive-sided flycatcher (CLXXIV), Nuttall's Lesser Marsh Wren (CLXXV), Orange-crowned Warbler (CLXXVIII), Canadian Titmouse (CXCIV), Ruby-crowned Wren (CXCV), Little Owl (CXCIX), Shore Lark (CC), Esquimaux Curlew (CCVIII), Razor Bill (CCXIV), Hyperborean Phalarope (CCXV), American Piedbill Dobchick (CCXLVIII), Tufted Puffin (CCXLIX), Pomarine Jaeger (CCLIII), Hudsonian Godwit (CCLVIII), Horned Grebe (CCLIX), Fulmar Tetrel (CCLXIV), Buff-breasted Sandpiper (CCLXV), Common Cormorant (CCLXVI), Wilson's Petrel (CCLXX), Richardson's Jager (CCLXXII), Black Tern (CCLXXX), Wandering Shearwater (CCLXXXIII), Purpler Sandpiper (CCLXXXIV), Crested Grebe (CCXCII), Manx Shearwater (CCXCV), Dusky Petrel (CCXCIX), Golden Plover (CCC), Turn-stone (CCCIV), Black or Surf Duck (CCCXVII), Bonapartian Gull (CCCXXIV), Yellow-breasted Rail (CCCXXIX), Red-breasted Snipe (CCCXXXV), Little Auk (CCCXXXIX), Least Stormy Petrel (CCCXL), Ruddy Duck (CCCXLIII), Long-legged Sandpiper (CCCXLIV), Gadwall Duck (CCCXLVIII), Rocky Mountain Plover (CCCL), Lapland Longspur (CCCLXV), Swainson's Hawk (CCCLXXII), Two Grossbeaks (CCCLXXIII), Sharp-Shinned Hawk (CCCLXXIV), Tengmalm's Owl (CCCLXXX), Black-throated Bunting (CCCLXXXIV), Two Swallows (CCCLXXXV), Three Icterids (CCCLXXXVIII), Three Finches (CCCXC), Harris's Hawk (CCCXCII), Four Fringillids (CCCXCIV), Three Western Warblers (CCCXCV), Three Warblers (CCCXCIX), Finches and Tanagers (CCCC), Eared Grebe (CCCCIV), 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), Two Quail (CCCCXXIII), Townsend's Sandpiper (CCCCXXVIII), Slender-billed Guillemot (CCCCXXX), 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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