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Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) American Ornithology , an Incomplete Set.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
508
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) American Ornithology, an Incomplete Set. Philadelphia: Bradford & Inskeep, 1810-1812. Folio, volumes II-V only of IX; illustrated throughout with plates X-XLV; bound in contemporary half red morocco and marbled paper boards, toning to contents, spotting, some tears, bindings shaken, 13 3/4 x 10 1/2 in. (4)
Estimate $600-800


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Bradford, Philadelphia, Alexander Wilson, Scotland

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