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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Five Folio Quadruped Plates

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3040B
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525
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Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Five Folio Quadruped Plates [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. New York: by J.J. Audubon and V.G. Audubon, [Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen], 1845-1851. Including: Long-tailed Spermophile, Plate CXXXIX; Annulated Marmot Squirrel, Plate LXXIX; Says Least Shrew, Plate LXXX; Parry's Marmot Squirrel, Plate IX; and Rocky Mountain Neotoma, Plate XXIX; all hand-colored lithographs, imperial folio, unframed, sizes and condition vary. (5)
Estimate $200-250


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Philadelphia, Audubon, Fellows of the Royal Society, John James Audubon, Visual arts

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