Item #73967 Studer's Popular Ornithology: The Birds of North America [with] Ornithology, or the Science of Birds [2 volume set]. Theodore Jasper, Dr. Brehm.
Studer's Popular Ornithology: The Birds of North America [with] Ornithology, or the Science of Birds [2 volume set].
Studer's Popular Ornithology: The Birds of North America [with] Ornithology, or the Science of Birds [2 volume set].
Studer's Popular Ornithology: The Birds of North America [with] Ornithology, or the Science of Birds [2 volume set].
Studer's Popular Ornithology: The Birds of North America [with] Ornithology, or the Science of Birds [2 volume set].
Studer's Popular Ornithology: The Birds of North America [with] Ornithology, or the Science of Birds [2 volume set].
Studer's Popular Ornithology: The Birds of North America [with] Ornithology, or the Science of Birds [2 volume set].
Studer's Popular Ornithology: The Birds of North America [with] Ornithology, or the Science of Birds [2 volume set].

Studer's Popular Ornithology: The Birds of North America [with] Ornithology, or the Science of Birds [2 volume set].

Columbus, Ohio: Jacob H. Studer & Co., 1878. First edition. Hardcover. Complete two volume set. 38 x 30.5 cm. Folio. [10] 182pp, 119 colored plates. [6] 156pp followed by 4 anatomical plates lettered A-D and 37 numbered plates. Bound into 1/2 brown leather with gilt spine lettering. Second volume is titled "Ornithology or, the Science of Birds. From the text of Dr. Brehm". The plates in volume 1 are in color while the plates in volume 2 are sepia toned. Each plate has a tissue guard. Marble endpapers. Index of common and scientific plates. First editions like this offered set have noticeably higher quality images than later printings. There is a small stain to the bottom of the first 5 plates in volume 1, this stain does not quite reach the images. Plate "D" in volume 2 has a closed tear down approximately half of the image. Some scuffing and fraying to the boards. Very Good. Item #73967

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