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|All Authors / Contributors:||
John James Audubon; John Bachman; John Woodhouse Audubon; Victor Gifford Audubon; Robert Craighead; H. Ludwig & Co.,
|Notes:||The first edition was published under the title "The viviparous quadrupeds of North America."
"Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1849[-1854], by V.G. Audubon, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York"--Title page verso.
"First edition of text and plates in octavo; issued to subscribers in 31 parts (in printed covers) of 5 plates each"--Herrick, Audubon's bibliography.
Vol. 1: 1849; v. 2: MDCCCLI ; v. 3: 1854.
Vol. 1: viii, 383,  pages, L leaves of plates; v. 2: , 334 pages, LI-C leaves of plates; v. 3: v, , 348 pages, CI-CLV leaves of plates.
Printer statements from versos of title pages; place of printing follows printer.
|Description:||3 volumes : 155 color illustrations ; 27 cm (8vo)|
|Responsibility:||by John James Audubon, F.R.S., &c. &c. and the Rev. John Bachman, D.D., &c. &c.|