Audubon’s Birds of America: The National Audubon Society Baby Elephant Folio
- ISBN: 9781558591288 / 1558591281
- Publisher: Abbeville Press, 1990
- Revised edition
- 380 x 300 mm
- 694 pages
“Audubon’s Birds of America: The National Audubon Society Baby Elephant Folio” is a book that showcases the artwork of naturalist and painter John James Audubon. The book features Audubon’s famous “Birds of America” series, which is considered one of the greatest ornithological works ever completed. The “Baby Elephant Folio” edition features full-color plates of Audubon’s detailed and lifelike bird illustrations, which were created using the traditional copperplate etching method. The book also includes information about the habitats and behaviors of each bird species depicted, making it not only a beautiful art book but also a valuable reference for bird lovers and naturalists.
The dustwrapper is clean and in very good condition, with minor bumping to the corners. The binding is tight, with a slight lean. There are a few light smudges to the page edges. The interior is clean and in fine condition. A very handsome book.