Baird, S.F., etc.  A History of North American Birds.
Lot 5155
BAIRD, S.F., T.M. BREWER, AND R. RIDGEWAY. A History of North American Birds. Land Birds. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1875.
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BAIRD, S.F., T.M. BREWER, AND R. RIDGEWAY.
A History of North American Birds. Land Birds. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1875.
3 volumes. 4to (267 x 187 mm). Half-titles. 64 chromolithographic and 39 hand-colored plates. Original pebbled cloth, blindstamped, gilt titles. Corners bumped, light chipping to spine ends, spines sunned.

SECOND EDITION, WITH HAND-COLORED PLATES NOT FOUND IN THE FIRST. In addition to the chromolithographs, the second edition contains 39 hand-colored plates that were uncolored in the first edition. Sitwell p 75.
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