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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America , Octavo, Volume III.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
535
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

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

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America, Octavo, Volume III. New York: Audubon; Philadelphia: Chevalier, 1841. Single octavo volume, containing the sections on thrushes, wagtails, larks, finches, blackbirds, crows, cardinals, nuthatches, and others illustrated with plates 172 through 250, half-title and subscribers since last publication present, contents good, half green leather, the binding de-cased, 10 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900


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Philadelphia, Audubon, The Birds of America

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