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The Birds of North America - [FOLIO/Half Leather/Full Edge Gilding/SCARCE PUBLISHERS BINDING OPTION]

Studer, Jacob H

Published by The Natural Science Association of America, New York, 1897
Condition: Collectible Hardcover
From Sierra Rose Antiques (Minden, NV, U.S.A.)

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NEAR FINE condition. INTERNAL condition: FINE (scarce thus). FOLIO dark brown half-leather binding with bright gold cover titling and full gilt edging. (Noted on the pre-Frontis 'Announcement' page as one of the binding options offered by the publisher.) Acclaimed ornithologist Jacob Studer (1840-1904), Curator of the American Ornithologists Union. 119 IMMACULATE COLOR PLATES (11.5"x14.75") brilliant colors, totally free of foxing, with corresponding text detailing birds characteristics, habitats, including color differences of mating pairs. MANY SPECIES ARE NOW EXTINCT AND NO LONGER DESCRIBED IN ORNITHOLOGY CATALOGS. Paging is: (8), 182pp, (index). Tissued Frontis of Studer portrait. Desirable HIGH GRADE COLLECTIBLE EDITION, next to last pressing before the final 1903 printing (Studer died in 1904). Excellent for gifting or for your own Rare Books collection. SPECIAL PRICING for the Quality. *** NOTE: Sorry, USA ORDER with MEDIA MAIL USPS DELIVERY - ONLY! - OVERSIZED BOOK. NO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS due to excessive postal costs. *** [Folio Shelf - Oversized Books]. Bookseller Inventory # 008641

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Title: The Birds of North America - [FOLIO/Half ...

Publisher: The Natural Science Association of America, New York

Publication Date: 1897

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Collectible

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