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Audubon reader

the best writings of John James Audubon

by John James Audubon

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America.,
  • North America
    • Subjects:
    • Audubon, John James, 1785-1851.,
    • Birds -- North America.,
    • Ornithologists -- North America -- Biography.,
    • Artists -- North America -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [244]-245.

      Statementedited by Scott Russell Sanders.
      ContributionsSanders, Scott R. 1945-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL31.A9 A34 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 245 p. ;
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2552014M
      ISBN 100253310814, 0253203848
      LC Control Number85045773


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