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Wilson, Alexander.
American ornithology; or, The natural history of the birds of the United States: illustrated with plates, engraved and colored from original drawings taken from nature.
Published by Bradford and Inskeep; Printed by Robert Carr., Philadelphia, 1808.

9 v., col. ill., 36 cm.

Notes: First issue; cf. Bennett. Vol. 8 completed and v. 9 written by George Ord. "Biographical sketch of Alexander Wilson": v. 9, p. [xiii]-xlviii. Includes index. References: Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib., p. 679-680; Anker, J. Bird books, 533; Bennett, W. Color plate books, p. 114.

Other Authors: Ord, George

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