Illustrations of the Birds of California, Texas, Oregon, British and Russian America. Intended to Contain Descriptions and Figures of all North American Birds not given by Former American Authors, and a General Synopsis of North American Ornithology.

Illustrations of the Birds of California, Texas, Oregon, British and Russian America. Intended to Contain Descriptions and Figures of all North American Birds not given by Former American Authors, and a General Synopsis of North American Ornithology.

By: John Cassin

Price: $4,876.00


A nice rebacked first edition with fifty bright hand-colored lithographic plates. This copy that of the famous Philadelphia Quaker philanthropist Anna T. Jeanes with her signature to title. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; viii, 288 pages

Title: Illustrations of the Birds of California, Texas, Oregon, British and Russian America. Intended to Contain Descriptions and Figures of all North American Birds not given by Former American Authors, and a General Synopsis of North American Ornithology.

Author Name: John Cassin

Categories: Natural History,

Edition: First

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1856

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Item: 1.00

Seller ID: 1458

Keywords: Ornithology Anna t. Jeanes