Audubon's birds of America / [edited] by Roger Tory Peterson & Virginia Marie Peterson Audubon, John James, 1785-1851

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Audubon, John James, 1785-1851
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Birds - North America.; Birds - North America - Pictorial works.; Birds - Pictorial works.
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Even before its completion in 1839, John James Audubon's Birds of America was recognized as a masterpiece of both art and natural science; a great scientist of the day called it the ""most magnificent monument which has ever been raised to ornithology.""Roger Tory Peterson and Virginia Marie Peterson's modern edition of the Birds of America, published with the full endorsement and cooperation of the National Audubon Society, is itself an acknowledged classic. Now, for the first time, it is available as an e-book. All 435 of Audubon's brilliant hand-colored engravings are pr.
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