The Birds of California. A Complete, Scientific and Popular Account of the 580 Species and Subspecies of Birds Found in the State. San Diego: South Moulton Company, 1923. Four volumes, Book Lover’s Edition in mylar protected green fabricoid cloth, TEG, near fine condition. Previous owner’s name on front pastedown of all volumes. ‘This edition contains selections of the various types of full-page illustrations employed in the larger format, and its circulation is limited to 1000 copies.’ Illustrated by 16 Photogravures, 32 Full-page, Duotone Plates and More Than 1100 Half-tone Cuts of Birds in Life, Nests, Eggs, and Favorite Haunts, from Photographs. Color plates protected with tissue guards. ‘By far the most sumptuous book prepared on the birds of any American State.’ Mengel .