Oceanic Birds of South America, in two volumes

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Oceanic Birds of South America, in two volumes

By Murphy, R.C.

SKU# 19744

$ 140.00

Pp. xxii, 1245, 16 color plates by F.L. Jacques, 72 b/w photo-plates and maps, 80 text-figures.  Publishers original blind-stamped cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and front cover, 4to. This first edition was limited to 1200 numbered copies, this is no. 923.  The original tissue guards with captions protect the fine color plates by Francis Lee Jacques.  Name stamp of the Ron Sauey Memorial Library on rear endpaper and top page edge of each volume, no other institutional marks to the text or cloth binding.  Ron Sauey was co-founder of the International Crane Foundation, Baraboo, Wisconsin.


American Museum of Natural History, New York
Publisher Place New York
Date Published 1936
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 2
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine, as new, copy.
Limited Edition