Heritage Auctions: William R. Bronson Collection of Ornithological Books, 31153, Dallas

Auction Details

Auction Date
08/06/2020 - 08/06/2020
Page Size: 197 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
70001J. A. Allen, editor.

Bulletin of the Nuttall Ornithological Club: A Quarterly Journal of Ornithology.

Cambridge1876-1883. USD 80.00 - 120.00Unknown
70002Sergius Alphéraky.

The Geese of Europe and Asia. Being the description of most of the old world species.

London1905USD 160.00 - 240.00Unknown
70003Axel Amuchástegui.

Some Birds and Mammals of North America.

London1971USD 240.00 - 360.00Unknown
70004A. Radclyffe Dugmore.

Bird Homes. The nests eggs and breading habits of the land birds breeding in the United States; with hints on the rearing and photographing of young birds.

New York1900USD 80.00 - 120.00Unknown
70005John James Audubon.

A Synopsis of Birds of North America.

Edinburgh; London1839USD 240.00 - 360.00Unknown
70006[John Woodhouse Audubon].

The Drawings of John Woodhouse Audubon Illustrating His Adventures Through Mexico and California, 1849-1850.

San Francisco1957USD 120.00 - 180.00Unknown
70007Three Books by or About John James Audubon.

[Including:] Mrs.

Horace St. USD 200.00 - 300.00Unknown
70008[John W. Audubon]. [Frank Heywood Hodder, editor].

Audubon's Western Journal: 1849-1850.

Cleveland1906USD 80.00 - 120.00Unknown
70009[John James Audubon]. Francis Hobart Herrick.

Audubon the Naturalist.

New York1917USD 80.00 - 120.00Unknown
70010[John James Audubon]. [Howard Corning, editor].

Journal of John James Audubon...

Boston1929USD 80.00 - 120.00Unknown
70011[John James Audubon]. [Howard Corning, editor].

Letters of John James Audubon...

Boston1930USD 80.00 - 120.00Unknown
70012John James Audubon.

My Style of Drawing Birds.

USD 40.00 - 60.00Unknown
70013Mary Austin.

The Land of Little Rain.

Boston and New York1903USD 120.00 - 180.00Unknown
70014Florence M. Bailey.

Handbook of Birds of the Western United States.

New York1902USD 80.00 - 120.00Unknown
70015Spencer F. Baird.

Catalogue of North American Birds, Chiefly in the Museum of the Smithsonian Institution.

Washington1858USD 80.00 - 120.00Unknown
70016Spencer F. Baird.

The Birds of North America. Descriptions of species based chiefly on the collections in the Museum of the Smithsonian Institution.

Salem1870USD 240.00 - 360.00Unknown
70017S.F. Baird, T. M Brewer, R. Ridgeway.

A History of North American Birds.

Boston1874USD 80.00 - 120.00Unknown
70018S.F. Baird, T. M Brewer, R. Ridgeway.

A History of North American Birds.

Boston1875USD 80.00 - 120.00Unknown
70019Alice E. Ball.

A Year with the Birds.

New York1916USD 80.00 - 120.00Unknown
70020David A. Bannerman and W. Mary Bannerman.

Birds of Cyprus.

Edinburgh1958USD 40.00 - 60.00Unknown
70021William Beebe.

Two Bird-Lovers in Mexico.

Boston and New York1905USD 160.00 - 240.00Unknown
70022C[harles]. William Beebe.

The Bird Its Form and Function.

New York1906USD 160.00 - 240.00Unknown
70023William Beebe.

A Monograph of Pheasants.

London1918-1922. USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00Unknown
70024William Beebe.

Jungle Days.

New York & London1925USD 160.00 - 240.00Unknown
70025William Beebe.

Pheasants. Their Lives and Homes.

Garden City1931USD 120.00 - 180.00Unknown
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