Wilson's American Ornithology.
New York: T. L. Magagnos & Co. , 1839. 746 pp., 8vo. Hardcover. W/ notes by Jardine, to which is added a synopsis of American birds, including those described by Bonaparte, Audubon, Nuttall, & Richardson. Illustrated w/ line drawings. Lovely gilt lettering & decorations to boards & spine. Slight scuffing, sunning & wear to boards; joints mostly split but boards holding sturdy. Cocking, sunning & wear to spine but binding very sturdy. Light foxing to textblock edges. Slight foxing & soiling to pds. Some foxing, soiling, creases & slightly detached pgs scattered to textblock. Fair Hardcover (Item ID: 157747)