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Illustrations of the Birds of California, Texas, Oregon, British and Russian America

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John Cassin (Author)
Introduction by Robert McCracken Peck

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Illustrations, one of the rarest books on American birds, established John Cassin (1813-1869) as the leading American ornithologist of his day. Now, in a superb facsimile edition from Wind River Press, Illustrations is available for less than the original subscription price nearly 140 years ago. Its value is enhanced by a new introduction by Robert McCracken Peck, who provides the first comprehensive biography of Cassin.