Lot 18 of 575:
Audubon's illustrations from the California Gold Rush  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$192
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Drawings of John Woodhouse Audubon: Illustrating his Adventures Through Mexico and California, 1849-1850

Author:
Dentzel, Carl Schaefer

Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
Book Club of California

Date:
1957

Description:

Illustrated throughout with full-page photogravures and color frontispiece. (Folio) 33.6x26 cm (13¼x10¼"), cloth-backed decorative boards with affixed gilt-lettered spine label, custom paper jacket. One of 400 copies printed by Grabhorn Press. First Edition.

Only five of the illustrations were previously published. GB 592; BCC 97.


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Condition:
Jacket worn and sunned; volume fine.


 
Item number:
318402
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