Philadelphia: J.B. Chevalier, Circa 1840. John James Audubon. First Royal Octavo Edition. [25.5 x 15 cm]; sewing holes visible; minor foxing. Embossed library stamp in bottom left corner with aging and discoloration to page. This print also contains a few original text pages. Very good +. Item #56480
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.