The Great Auk
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 1999. 448 pages. 9-3/4 by 12 inches. "Every scrap of Auk lore is here, including the bird's frequent appearances in art and literature and photographs of the most unlikely pieces of memorabilia -- from tins containing Great Auk cigarettes to pieces of Faberge jewelry" -- from the front flap. More than 400 illustrations with 200 in full color. ISBN: 9780810963917.
First American edition (first printing). A near near fine copy in a dust jacket with a 4-inch tear to the front cover. Corners bumped. A large, heavy book.