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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Octavo Quadruped Plates, Eight.

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3040B
Lot:
527
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Octavo Quadruped Plates, Eight. New York: Audubon, 1854. Each hand-finished color lithograph matted separately, with the accompanying text leaves attached, including: the large-tailed spermophile, mole-shaped pouched rat, Florida rat, Townsend's arvicola, Leconte's pine mouse, common American shrew mole, Carolina shrew, and pouched jerba mouse. (8)
Estimate $100-150


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Keywords

Audubon, Mole, Pouched rat, Shrew

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