The quadrupeds of North America /

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Audubon, John James, 1785-1851
Corporate Author: H. Ludwig & Co (Printer)
Other Authors: Bachman, John, 1790-1874, Audubon, John Woodhouse, 1812-1862, Craighead, Robert (Printer)
Format: Book
Published: New-York : Published by V.G. Audubon, 1849-1854.
Item Description:The first edition was published under title "The viviparous quadrupeds of North America," and consisted of 3 folio volumes, containing CL colored plates, 1845-48, with text in 3 quarto volumes, 1846-53.
"Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1849[-1854], by V.G. Audubon, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York"--Title page verso.
Printer statements from versos of title pages; place of printing follows printer.
"First edition of text and plates in octavo; issued to subscribers in 31 parts (in printed covers) of 5 plates each"--Herrick, Audubon's bibliography.
Volume 1: 1849; volume 2: MDCCCLI [1851]; volume 3: 1854.
Volume 1: viii, 383, [1] pages, L leaves of plates; volume 2: [4], 334 pages, LI-C leaves of plates; volume 3: v, [1], 348 pages, CI-CLV leaves of plates.
Includes indexes.
Physical Description:3 volumes : 155 color illustrations ; 27 cm (octavo)
Place of Publication:United States -- New York (State) -- New York.