Author:Audubon, John James


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The Birds of America

By: Audubon, John James

Price: $75.75

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5703

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Full sized dummy of the regular edition of the book. Accompanying is a letter from the manager of the trade department of MacMillan, to a bookshop in Dallas, Texas. The top of the letter, the fep, & the inside front cover are rust stained from an old staple (since removed). The book contains 16 plates (on 8 pages), with the balance blank paper. The dummy was intended to help obtain advance orders of the book. The letter is dated 10 Aug '37, 3 months before publication date. There is very slight soiling to the top of the front cover, and a 1 1/2x3" area of silverfish damage to the to... View more info