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1 edition of Birds of our country found in the catalog.

Birds of our country

their eggs, nests, life, haunts and identification

by Frank Finn

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds

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    Statement[Frank Finn]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 volumes, plates :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26379491M

    Next to high-quality optics, the most important resources for a birder are books. Another copy of Birds of America, this one leather-bound and from the library of the Duke of Newcastlewas donated to the New-York Historical Society in Loosely organized as a series of conceptual chapters, the book is passionate, inviting, even lyrical. For each lucky birder who saw the Cedar Beach corn crake, there are thousands of others who wish they had, myself included. Middle: William H.

    Their awkward gait on land and the mighty effort it takes to get them aloft is belied by the serenity with which they fly over the shallows. Some only stay for few days, some for the whole season. Western scrub jay. They have an affinity for suet, sunflower and peanuts. Very accurate plates and descriptions and details of imminent splits too. Based on true events, the story follows a golden-eyed Snowy Owl from the Arctic as it journeys across the continent to an abandoned building in Maine.

    No one is sure how much the project cost, but it was no small amount. Detailed texts covering status, habitat and behaviour, age, sex and geographical variation, voice, and confusion species. The authors did a great job researching and organizing the details of the hobby as it has grown over the last years. But often that love translates to books appearing well-loved, as well.


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