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Item Details

Annual Collector's Auction

July 6, 2007

Lot #359
Temp #02459
DepartmentBooks
Sold For $650.00   (hammer price)
 $747.50   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated July 6, 2007

Description

(ORNITHOLOGY) Studer, Jacob and Jasper, T. The Birds of North America: Drawn and Colored by Theodore Jasper . Columbus,1878. First edition. Folio. brown morocco with cloth-covered boards. Spine, corners, and cover all show wear. Illustrated with numerous fine chromolithographs of birds. 182 pages. This is apparently the first volume of a two-volume set. Title page is loose. Front cover starting to detach. Tissue guards present, but a number of the plates show evidence of spotting and toning, although usually in the margins.

Condition

As noted.

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