AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. 1785-1851.
The Birds of America. New York: Abbeville Press, 1985.
4 atlas volumes, 7 text volumes. Double elephant folio (1000 x 672 mm) and 8vo (266 x 177 mm). 435 colored plates. Original green leather gilt. Wood print cabinet-cum-lectern, fine.
LIMITED EDITION facsimile, one of 350 sets reproducing the National Audubon Society copy. The plates are printed in up to 18 colors for each plate on acid-free paper watermarked with the insignia and names of the Audubon Society and the Abbeville Press.