Elliot, Daniel Giraud
THE NEW AND HERETOFORE UNFIGURED SPECIES OF THE BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA. NEW YORK: FOR THE AUTHOR, [1866–] 1869
2 volumes, folio (23 1/2 x 19; 597 x 483 mm). Dedication leaf, list of subscribers, list of plates, 72 handcolored lithographed plates, 21 mounted wood-engraved text illustrations; some browning to text leaves. Half green morocco, spines gilt in seven compartments, marbled boards and endpapers, top edges gilt; some wear, rubbing and scuffing.
S. Whitney Phoenix (subscriber) — John E. Thayer (bookplate) — William Van Winkle (bookplate)
Copenhagen/Anker 129; Fine Bird Books, p. 72; Nissen IVB 294; McGill/Wood 331