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Audubon's last wilderness journey : the viviparous quadrupeds of North America

Author: John James Audubon; Tom Butler; Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art,
Publisher: London, UK : D Giles Limited ; Auburn, Alabama : Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A new presentation of J.J Audubon's final great natural history work, the first volume to document America's animals.

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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Named Person: John James Audubon; John James Audubon; John James Audubon
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John James Audubon; Tom Butler; Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art,
ISBN: 9781911282105 1911282107
OCLC Number: 1136571251
Notes: Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University in association with D Giles Limited, London.
Reproduces all 150 lithographic prints from the imperial folio of The viviparous quadrupeds of North America in the Louise Hauss and David Brent Miller Audubon Collection at the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University. (Dust jacket and Introduction).
Description: 280 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 26 x 32 cm
Contents: Introduction; The Making of The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America by Ron Tyler; Set in Stone: The Use of Lithography for Audubon's Quadrupeds by Dennis Harper; Modernization of Natural History: From Audubon to Now by Sarah Zohdy; Human-Wildlife Interactions by James B. Armstrong; On the Scientific Value of Quadrupeds by Robert Gitzen; The Shifting Views of Nature and Wildlife by Christopher A. Lepczyk; The Quadrupeds Portfolios; Timeline by Daniel Patterson; Bibliography by Scott Bishop; Checklist; Index
Responsibility: edited by Charles T. Butler ; foreword and acknowledgments by Marilyn Laufer ; with an introductory essay by Ron Tyler ; contributions by James B. Armstrong, Scott Bishop, Robert A. Gitzen, Dennis Harper, Chrstopher A. Lepczyk, Daniel Patterson, and Sarah Zohdy.

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