Letters of John James Audubon, 1826-1840, edited by Henry Corning, 2 volumes, complete

By Audubon, John J.

SKU# 15168

$ 345.00

Pp. viii, 277; (2), 278. Publisher one-quarter tan cloth with printed paper spine label, over blue paper-covered boards with gilt emblem of the Club on the front boards, in original slipcase covered in decorated paper. lg 8vo. These letters by Audubon describe his travels around the United States, Europe, and over the Atlantic Ocean. This set was issued in a limited edition of just 225 copies. See also Howes A388. Small attractive color bookplate of Lucius Wilmerding.

Publisher The Club of Odd Volumes
Publisher Place Boston
Date Published 1930
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First
Number of Volumes 2
Reprint No
Condition Near Fine
Condition Description No signs of use, in fact the books in this set looks as if it has never been opened. A touch of tanning to the cloth at the very top and very bottom of the spine; a tight, bright and clean set in near fine condition in a near fine slip case.
Limited Edition