The birds of North America
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The birds of North America one hundred and nineteen artistic colored plates representing the different species and varieties, drawn and colored from nature. Including a copious text giving a popular account of their habits and characteristics, based on observations made in the field by the most eminent writers on ornithology. Prefaced by a systematic table and index to page, plate and figure. Arranged according to the classification adopted by the American Ornithologists" Union by Jacob Henry Studer

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Published by Published under the auspices of the Natural Science Association of America in New York, U.S.A .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Other titlesBirds of North America
StatementJacob H. Studer, editor and proprietor
ContributionsJasper, Theodore, ill, Bell, John Graham, Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945, Natural Science Association of America (New York, N.Y.), E.G. Williams & Bro, Bailer Bros. (Firm)
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 16, 182, [10] p., CXIX leaves of plates.
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25528787M

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