An Introduction to the Birds of Australia


An introduction to the Birds of Australia.

Gould, John.

London: Author, 1848. Octavo, two wood-engraved illustrations. Publisher's cloth, expertly rebacked retaining original endpapers, scarce.
"The Preface and Introduction to my Birds of Australia having been set up in small type for facility of correction, I have had a limited number of copies printed in octavo form, for distribution ..." (Notice p. vii).

Ferguson 4772; Sauer 15; not in Whittell or Wood; Zimmer p. 257.