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Auction 196, Lot 31

Bird Migration Map of the World

"Weltkarte in Mercators Projection, zur Uebersicht der Jahrlichen Wanderungen der Hauptsachlichsten Gattungen der Fische und Vogel",

Subject: World

Period: 1849 (circa)

Publication: Bilder-Atlas zum Conversations-Lexikon

Color: Black & White

10.5 x 8.3 inches
26.7 x 21.1 cm
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This fascinating ornithological map shows the migration patterns of the major species of birds throughout the world. Fifty different species of birds are illustrated above and below the map. Drawn by G. Heck and engraved by Henry Winkles.


Condition: B+

A sharp impression with scattered foxing.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $130

Closed on 2/7/2024