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Group of 6 ornithology bird prints. 1st- 3rd items: Three G.E. Edwards hand-colored prints, The Puffin and the Razorbill, Black-footed Penguin and The Wild Swan, plate: 9-1/4 x 7-1/2, sheet: 11-1/2 x 9. 4th Item: One E. Albin hand-colored print of spotted woodpecker, plate: 9-3/4 x 11-3/4, sheet: 11-1/2 x 8-5/8. 5th Item: Hand-colored print of woodpecker, maker unknown, 9-3/4 x 6. 6th Item: Hand-colored print of birds and seals, plate LXXXV, A New Dictionary of Natural History by William Fred Martyn, late 18th c., Plate: 13 x 7, Sheet: 15 x 9. 7th item: Two colored engravings from The Birds of Great Britain and the French title page. Second Edition J. Johnson, St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1800. Plate 6 and 12 both state, "W. Lewin Del. Et. Sculpt. Published as the Acts directs Nov. 7th 1793. 11 1/4" H x 9" W. 8th item: Two 20th century bird's egg prints. Provenance: Estate of Salli Shropshire LaGrone, Franklin, TN. Condition: Item 1-3: Southampton Public Library stamp en verso on each. Some toning and minor tear at top of swan and penguin images. Item 4: Overall toning and small area of foxing. 2" repaired tear at top. Item 5: Overall very good condition. Item 6: Very good condition. Minor foxing. Item 7: Some toning.