Univ, of the State of New York, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition
EATON, ELON HOWARD. Birds of New York in 2 volumes, Albany: University of the State of New York, 1910-14. Heavy quartos, first editions, pp. 390, 42 color plates under printed tissue guards, 475-501 (index); 543, plates 43-106, 673-719 (index), green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine, illustration by Louis Agassiz Fuertes, former owner's bookplates on front pastedowns. Includes map plates showing the range of certain species, as well as drawings of birds rarely seen, or, in the case of the passenger pigeon, never again to be seen. Condition of this book: Covers worn at edges, inoffensive rubbing and scuffing to boards, interior very good, images fine. Size: Quarto. 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Animals & Birds; United States; 1900-1920; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52614.