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Audubon's birds of America

Author: John James Audubon; Roger Tory Peterson; Virginia Marie Peterson
Publisher: New York : Abbeville Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [Abbeville ed.]View all editions and formats
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Subtitled 'The Audubon Society Baby Elephant Folio', this new edition reproduces all 435 of Audubon's hand-coloured engravings from the original plates of the Audubon Society's archival copy of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Illustrated works
Biographies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John James Audubon; Roger Tory Peterson; Virginia Marie Peterson
ISBN: 1558591281 9781558591288 1558592253 9781558592254
OCLC Number: 21116586
Notes: At head of title: The Audubon Society baby elephant folio.
Includes index.
Credits: At head of title: The Audubon Society baby elephant folio.
Description: [approximately] 200 pages, 435 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 38 cm
Contents: Divers of lakes and bays, wanderers of seas and coasts --
Waterfowl --
Scavengers and birds of prey --
Upland gamebirds and marsh-dwellers --
Shorebirds --
Seabirds --
Showy birds, nocturnal hunters, and superb aerialists --
Gleaners of forest and meadow --
Songsters and mimics --
Woodland sprites --
Flockers and songbirds.
Other Titles: Birds of America.
Birds of America
Responsibility: [edited] by Roger Tory Peterson & Virginia Marie Peterson.
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