Elliot, Daniel Giraud.
A Monograph of the Pittidae, or Family of Ant-Thrushes.
New York, D. Appleton & Co., [1861-]1863.
This plate: Brachyurus Rufiventris.
Original hand-colored lithograph by Bowen & Co. (Philadelphia).
Sheet size approx. 21 x 14 in.
First edition. Elliot's first ornithological work with his own illustrations, and quite possibly the scarcest of his major monographs.
Item nr. 131744
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