John James Audubon: Writings and Drawings (Hardcover)

Writings and Drawings

By John James Audubon

Library of America, 9781883011680, 928pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 1999



This volume provides the most comprehensive selection of Audubon's writings ever published, along with a portfolio of his drawings.

About the Author

John James Audubon (1785-1851) was an ornithologist, naturalist, writer, and painter. His major work, an ambitious color-plate book entitled The Birds of America (1827-1839), is considered one of the most significant ornithological works ever published.