ORNITHOLOGICAL BIOGRAPHY

John James Audubon

Edinburgh 1831 - 1839


ABBREVIATED CONTENTS:


Volume 1 (1831)


Introductory Address


Descriptions of Plates 1 to 100


The Ohio - The Great Pine Swamp - The Prairie - The Regulators - Improvements in the Navigation of the Mississippi - A Flood - Meadville - The Cougar - The Earthquake - The Hurricane - Kentucky Sports - The Traveller and the Pole-cat - Deer Hunting - Niagra - Hospitality in the Woods - The Original Painter - Louisville in Kentucky - The Eccentric Naturalist - Scipio and the Bear - Colonel Boon.


Volume 2 (1834)


Descriptions of Plates 101 to 200


The Runaway - The Lost One - The Force of the Waters - The Sqatters of the Mississippi - The Sqatters of Labrador - Death of a Pirate - A Ball in Newfoundland - The Live-Oakers - Spring Garden - St John's River in Florida - The Florida Keys(1) - The Florida Keys(2) - The Turtlers - The Burning of the Forest - A Moose Hunt - Journey in New Brunswick and Maine - The Bay Fundy - Cod-fishing - The Merchant of Savannah - Kentucky Barbicue on the Fourth of July.


Volume 3 (1835)


Descriptions of Plates 201 to 300


The American Sun Perch - The Eggers of Labrador - Fishing in the Ohio - The Wreckers of Florida - The White Perch and its Favourite Bait - A Racoon Hunt in Kentucky - A Wild Horse - Reminiscences of Thomas Bewick - Pitting of Wolves - A Tough Walk for a Youth - Breaking Up the Ice - The Oppossum - A Long Calm at Sea - Still Becalmed - Natchez in 1820 - The Lost Portfolio - Labrador - Great Egg harbour - Remarks on the Form of the Toes of Birds.


Volume 4 (1838)


Descritions of Plates 301 to 387


Volume 5 (1839)


Descriptions of Plates 388 to 435


Description of Species Found in North America but not figured in the "Birds of America"


Appendix: Additional Observation on the Habits, Geographical Distribuion and Anatomical Structure of the Birds Described in the Work; together wiuth Corrections of Errors Relative to the Species.