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Audubon"s masterpieces 150 prints from the Birds of America by John James Audubon

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Published by Konecky and Konecky .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Audubon, John James,
  • Birds,
  • Birds of America,
  • North America,
  • Pictorial works

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8689700M
ISBN 101568521340
ISBN 109781568521343
OCLC/WorldCa37280119

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