Life and Adventures of Audubon the Naturalist (Everyman's Library #601)

By: BUCHANAN, Robert (author); BURROUGHS, John (introduction)

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A biography of John James Audubon, the great American naturalist and author/artist of "Birds of America", in a compact Everyman's Library edition. Mr. Buchanan based this work on the diaries of Audubon. With an introduction by the noted American naturalist John Burroughs. Includes listings of other works by both Buchanan and Audubon. Everyman's Library #601, an entry in EL's Biography series. --- In flatback binding style 1, full navy cloth-covered boards with Reginald Knowles-designed gilt spine titling & decorations, blindstamped J. M. Dent vignette to front cover, brown topstain and fancy Knowles woodcut art at title page & frontis. No particular Everyman's Library edition or date is specified, but likely a first edition published in 1915. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With acidic staining to front and rear endpapers, prior owner's signature in pencil to half title and darkening to textblock edges; otherwise a firmly-bound, sound copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); xx, 335 pages

Title: Life and Adventures of Audubon the Naturalist (Everyman's Library #601)

Author Name: BUCHANAN, Robert (author); BURROUGHS, John (introduction)

Categories: >>Natural History, >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir, >>Everyman's Library Editions,

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: [c.1915]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 83886