Washington, [DC]: Government Printing Office 1887. First Edition. 21 plates complete (12 colored plates of birds, the balance b&w fishes). Original cloth, binding loose and holding. Fraying at head/tail spine panel, and wear at the corners. Clean internally.
A PRESENTATION COPY from Edward W. Nelson to a Mrs. Ada B. Morrison "with sincerest regards of E. W. Nelson" on the title page. Also laid in is Nelson's photograph. Good. Cloth.