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Auction 100, Lot 607

"The Bird Illustrated 1550-1900", Kastner, Joseph

Subject: Reference

Period: 1988 (published)

Publication: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (pub.)


9 x 11 inches
22.9 x 27.9 cm

A pictorial celebration of the pioneers of ornithology based on the superb collections of the New York Public Library. Text by Joseph Kastner, introduction by Roger Tory Peterson with commentaries by Miriam T. Gross. 128 pp. with 45 full-color plates and 54 duotone photographs, illustrated endpapers. Hardbound in white cloth, gilt illustration and title, with dustjacket.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $30 - $40

Sold for: $15

Closed on 9/12/2002