Foreword / by Ellen V. Futter -- Preface / by Tom Baione -- Introduction / by Paul Sweet -- Part 1. The history of ornithology / by Peter Capainolo -- Part 2. Essays & plates / by Paul Sweet ; The woodcut process / by Barbara Rhodes ; The engraving and etching processes / by Barbara Rhodes ; The lithographic process / by Barbara Rhodes.
At head of title: American Museum of Natural History.
Second subtitle on case: Essays & plates.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 131) and index.