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1Title:  Museum Carlsonianum, in quo novas et selectas aves: Coloribus ad vivum brevique descriptione illustratas, suas et sumtbus generossissimi possessoris   
 Creator:  Sparrman, Anders, 1748-1820 | Carlsson, Johan Gustaf von, 1743-1801 
 Publication:  Typographia Regia, Holmiae, 1786-1789. 
 Notes:  Each plate followed by leaf with descriptive letterpress. 
 Extent:  4 pts. in 2 v., 100 leaves of plates : ill. (col.) ; folio. 
 Subjects:  Birds Pictorial works

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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2Title:  Musée ornithologique: collection d'oiseaux de toutes les parties du monde   
 Creator:  Delarue, Jean, active 1838 | Tucker, Marcia Brady 
 Publication:  Chez Arnauld de Vresse, A Paris, [ca. 1840] 
 Notes:  All plates, with exception of title plate, are hand-colored. Title plate signed Paris, lith. Laurant et Cie. 
 Extent:  [1], 13-24 leaves of plates : all ill. (lithographs) ; 26 x 34 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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3Title:  [Portfolio of engravings of birds]   
 Creator:  Bock, Johann Carl, 1757-1843 | Wolf, Johann, 1765-1824 | Gabler, Ambrosius, 1762-1834 
 Publication:  I.F. Frauenholz?, Nuremberg?, 1805-1821?] 
 Notes:  At least six of the plates have been extracted from Johann Wolf's Naturgeschichte der Vögel deutschlands (Nuremberg : J.F. Frauenholz, 1805-1821), based on comparison with the incomplete copy of Wolf held by CHMRB. Captions in Latin and German. All eight plates are engraved by J.C. Bock. Six of the plates are from drawings by A. Gabler and two are from drawings by J.M. Hergenroeder. 
 Extent:  1 portfolio ([8] leaves of plates) : col. ill. ; 57 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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4Title:  Mir pernatykh   
 Creator:   
 Publication:  n.p, n.d.] 
 Notes:  In Cyrillic characters. Includes lists of captions in Russian and English. 
 Extent:  32 col. plates, in folder 43 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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5Title:  La galerie des oiseaux   
 Creator:  Vieillot, L. P. (Louis Pierre), 1748-1831 | Oudart, P. L. (Paul Louis), 1796-1860 | Motte, Charles Etienne Pierre, 1785-1836 | Last, Carel Christiaan Antony, 1808-1876 | Marais, R. des | Vieillot, L. P. (Louis Pierre), 1748-1831 | Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887 | Jardin du roi (France) 
 Publication:  Carpentier-Méricourt, Paris, 1834. 
 Notes:  Text by Vieillot; plates illustrated by Oudart and lithographed by C. de Last, C. Motte, and R. des Marais. Originally published under title: Galerie des oiseaux du Cabinet d'histoire naturelle du Jardin du roi. Paris, 1820-1826. See NUC pre-56, v. 636, p. 455. Issued in parts. Tome 1 includes "première et deuxième parties"; t. 2, "troisième, quatrième et cinquième parties." Includes 24 unnumbered plates, plates numbered 1-301 (plate 207 is misnumbered as 107), "23 bis," A-V (plate "L" is misnumbered as "M"), X-Z, and AA-HH; plates 107, 192, and 204 are printed on double leaves. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. Errata: p. 344 of t. 1. 
 Extent:  2 v., 362 leaves of plates in various foliations : ill. ; 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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6Title:  Atlas des oiseaux: composé de 129 planches, représentant la plupart des espèces décrites dans le Manuel d'histoire naturelle et dans le Manuel d'ornithologie   
 Creator:  Sève, Jacques Eustache de | Lesson, R. P. (René Primevère), 1794-1849 | Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887 
 Publication:  Roret, Paris, [1828] 
 Notes:  Date from Anker, p. 155: "This atlas contains illustrations to the text of Lesson's 'Manuel d'ornithologie', 1828". Publisher's advertisements for the series of the verso of the half title. "De l'Imprimerie de Crapelet"--P. 19. Plates signed Deseve, with various engravers. 
 Extent:  [2], 19 p., 129 leaves of plates : ill. (etchings) ; 15 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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7Title:  Illustrations of ornithology   
 Creator:  Jardine, William, 1800-1874 | Selby, Prideaux John, 1788-1867 | Lizars, W. H. (William Home), 1788-1859 | Lear, Edward, 1812-1888 | Rolfe, A. F. | Gould, John, 1804-1881 | Stewart, James, 1791-1863 
 Publication:  published by W.H. Lizars, S. Highley, W. Curry, Junr. & Co, Edinburgh, London, Dublin, [1836-1843] 
 Notes:  Plates drawn by W. Jardine, E. Lear, A.F. Rolfe, P.J. Selby, Gould, and Stewart; engravers include W.H. Lizars and P.J. Selby. Published in parts. Plates are marked "n.s." [new series]. Imprint date range based upon dates of plates. Plates I-XII dated 1836; plates XIII-XVII dated 1837; plates XVIII-XXIX dated 1838; plates XXX-XXXV dated 1839; plates XXXVI-XLI dated 1840; plates XLII-XLIV dated 1841; plates XLV-XLVII dated 1842; plates XLVIII-LIII dated 1843. Names and locations of the London and Dublin publishers are transposed in t.p. transcription. Engraved t.p. Plate XIV printed on double leaves. Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  [124] p., LIII [i.e. 54] leaves of plates : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 33 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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8Title:  Bird illustrations   
 Creator:  Brooks, Allan, 1869-1946 | Weber, Walter A. (Walter Alois), 1906-1979 | Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978 | Fisher, A. K. (Albert Kenrick), 1856-1948 
 Notes:  Gouache and/or watercolor paintings, done on paper or illustration board. Kentucky warbler painting inscribed: To Dr. A.K. Fisher from Allan Brooks, 1939. 
 Extent:  7 paintings ; visual image 32 x 23 cm. or larger, in frame 45 x 35 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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9Title:  Pictures of bird life: On woodland meadow, mountain and marsh   
 Creator:  Lodge, R. B. (Reginald B.) | Heiskell, Claire | Atwood (FamilyMass.) | Blackwell, Elizabeth, 1821-1910 | S.H. Bousfield & Co | Hazell, Watson & Viney 
 Publication:  S.H. Bousfield & Co., Ltd, London, 1903. 
 Notes:  Half-title. On p. 376: Printed and bound by Hazell, Watson & Viney, Ltd., London and Aylesbury. Includes index. Bound in maroon buckram with gilt-stamped cover and spine titles and printed color illustration of a spoonbill and its young attached to the front cover. 
 Extent:  376 pages, [8] leaves of plates : illustrations (some col.) ; 26 cm 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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10Title:  The beautiful and curious birds of the world   
 Creator:  Cory, Charles B. (Charles Barney), 1857-1921 | Smit, Joseph, 1836-1929 | Hanhart | Forbers | Library of Congress 
 Publication:  Published by the Author for the subscribers, Boston, U.S.A, 1883. 
 Notes:  First published in 7 parts, 1880-1883, in an edition limited to 200 copies. Plates with guard sheets and descriptive letterpress. Some of the plates signed J. Smit. del & litho. Some printed by M & N Hanhart, others by Forbes & Co. Plates are tinted lithographs, some with additional hand-coloring. 
 Extent:  [46] p., 20 leaves of plates : col. ill. (lithographs) ; 69 x 53 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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11Title:  Ornithologie   
 Creator:  Martinet, François Nicolas, 1731- 
 Publication:  The Artist?], Paris, 1773-1792. 
 Notes:  Binder's title; no t.p. This work is also known as Histoire des oiseaux peints dans tous leurs aspects apparents et sensibles. Engraved hand-colored plates; most signed Martinet or Martinet fils. Five plates are dated: 71, 1773; 154 and 163, 1791; 170 and 174, 1792. All plates have engraved captions; a few have additional text as well. 
 Extent:  174 leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 41 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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12Title:  An introduction to the natural history of birds: being the article "Ornithology," from the seventh edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica : with one hundred and thirty-five figures   
 Creator:  Wilson, James, 1795-1856 | Aikman, George 
 Publication:  Adam and Charles Black, Simpkin, Marshall, & Co., Whittaker & Co., and Hamilton, Adams, & Co, John Cumming, Edinburgh, London, Dublin, 1839. 
 Notes:  Text in double columns. Plates no. CCCLXXXVII-CCCCII. Plates signed Geo. Aikman, sculpt. Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  [2], 545-650 p., [15] leaves of plates : ill. (engravings) ; 29 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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13Title:  Esquisses ornithologiques: descriptions et figures d'oiseaux nouveaux ou peu connus   
 Creator:  Du Bus de Gisignies, Bernardvicomte, 1808-1874 
 Publication:  A. Vandale, Bruxelles, [1845-48] 
 Notes:  No more published. 
 Extent:  7 pts. : col. ill. ; 37 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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14Title:  Oiseaux dorés ou à reflets métalliques. Tome premier[-second   
 Creator:  Audebert, J. B. (Jean Baptiste), 1759-1800 | Audebert, J. B. (Jean Baptiste), 1759-1800 | Audebert, J. B. (Jean Baptiste), 1759-1800 | Vieillot, L. P. (Louis Pierre), 1748-1831 
 Publication:  Chez Desray, libraire, A Paris, an XI--1802] 
 Notes:  Title taken from collective half-title. Each tome has its own added t.p.; imprint statement taken from added t.p.'s. "A Paris, de l'imprimerie de Crapelet, an XI"--Verso of collective half-title. Number of plates includes six double plates; plate no. 26 in t. 2 has two versions. Errata listed at end of each tome. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 
 Extent:  2 v., [196] leaves of plates : ill. ; 35 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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15Title:  Nouveau recueil de planches coloriées d'oiseaux: pour servir de suite et de complément aux planches enluminées de Buffon, édition in-folio et in-4⁰ de l'Imprimerie royale, 1770   
 Creator:  Temminck, C. J. (Coenraad Jacob), 1778-1858 | Laugier de Chartrouse, Guillaume Michel Jerôme MeiffrenBaron, 1772-1843 | Huet, Nicholas. | Prêtre, Jean Gabriel | Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerccomte de, 1707-1788 | Library of Congress 
 Publication:  F.G. Levrault, Chez Legras Imbert et Comp, Paris, A Strasbourgh, et a Amsterdam, 1838. 
 Notes:  Originally issued in 102 parts, 1820-1839. "Intended as a supplement to Buffon's 'Planches Enluminées' ... The 'Tableau Méthodique,' belonging in Vol. I, contains Buffon's species and plates arranged in systematic order with those of the present authors."--Cf. Ayer Lib., p. 627 "Post-scriptum", last leaf of v. 5, dated 1836. "Imprimerie de A. Belin et Comp."--Verso of half titles. Plates are hand-colored. Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  5 v., [600] leaves of plates (5 double) : col. ill. (engravings) ; 35 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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16Title:  The Natural history of birds from the works of the best authors, antient & modern: embellished with numerous plates accurately coloured from nature : in two volumes   
 Creator:  Tucker, Marcia Brady 
 Publication:  Printed and published by Brightly & Childs, Published also by T. Kinnersly, Bungay, 1815. 
 Notes:  Plates are hand-colored. Includes index. 
 Extent:  2 v. in 3, [148] leaves of plates : ill. (engravings) ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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17Title:  Kupfertafeln zur Naturgeschichte der Vögel   
 Creator:  Kittlitz, F. H. v. (Friedrich Heinrich von), 1799-1874 
 Publication:  Johann David Sauerländer, Frankfurt am Main, 1832-1833. 
 Notes:  Cover title. Issued in 3 Hefte, each with 12 leaves of plates. No more published. 
 Extent:  28 p., 36 leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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18Title:  Histoire naturelle des oiseaux de paradis et des rolliers, suivie de celles des toucans et des barbus   
 Creator:  Le Vaillant, François, 1753-1824 | Levaillant, François. 
 Publication:  Chez Denné le jeune, libraire, rue vivienne, no. 10; Perlet, libraire, rue de Tournon, Paris, 1806-07. 
 Notes:  Vol 3 has title: "Histoire naturelle des promerops et des guepiers ... faisant suite à celle des oiseaux de paradis ..." and imprint: A Paris, chez Denné le jeune, libraire, Rue Vivienne no. 10, 1807. "Supplément aux differents genres d'oiseaux décrits dans les deux premiers volumes": v. 3, pt. 3, p. 39-52. 196 hand-colored plates, duplicated by plates unnumbered, uncolored and without legend. In v. 2, plate no. [19] is incorrectly numbered 18. In pt. 1 of v. 3, a plate no. 3 is not included, plates no. 14 and 15 are incorrectly numbered, and plate no. [23] is incorrectly captioned and numbered 9; in pt. 3 plates no. 9 and 15 are numbered, captioned, and bound incorrectly. 
 Extent:  3 v., 392 plates : (part col,. 3 double) ; 58 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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19Title:  Volatilivm varii generis effigies, in tyronum, praecipuè verò aurifabrorum gratiam aeri   
 Creator:  Bruyn, Nicolas de, 1570?- 
 Publication:  C. Allard, Amstelodami, [1594]. 
 Notes:  Title page engraved and signed N.B. Plates dated 1594 and signed variously N d B, N B, N de B, N de Bru --, N de B fe, N de Br fe, Nico de B fe, N de Br fecit. 
 Extent:  1 p.l., 11 plates ; 19 x 27 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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20Title:  Six birds, accurately drawn and coloured after nature: with full instructions for the young artist : intended as a companion to the treatise on flower painting   
 Creator:  Brookshaw, George. 
 Publication:  Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, Paternoster-̃Row; and John Lepard, 108, Strand; by Augustus Applegath and Henry Mitton, 24, Nelson-square, Great Surrey-street, London, 1817. 
 Notes:  Each plate in two states: plate 1, colored and partly colored; plates 2-6, colored and uncolored. 
 Extent:  8 l., 6 pl. ; 34 cm. 
 Subjects:  Birds -- Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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