Philadelphia: J.B. Chevalier, Circa 1840. John James Audubon. First Royal Octavo Edition. [26.5 x 17 cm]; sewing holes visible, minor foxing; this print also contains a few of the original text pages. Embossed library stamp on bottom left corner of print. near fine. Item #55836
John James Audubon is known for his studies and depictions of birds and other animals in nature. This plate is from his The Birds of America octavo edition. Drawn from nature by John James Audubon, lithographed printed and colored by J. T. Bowen.