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A history of the rarer British birds

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Published by Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRarer British birds, Catalogue of British birds.
    Statementby T.C. Eyton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL690.G7 E98
    The Physical Object
    Pagination6, 101 p. :
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20996101M


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Get this from a library. A history of the rarer British birds. [T C Eyton; Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman,; F. Houlston and Son,].

Cont: Issued with a second part titled: A catalogue of British birds, which has a separate t.p. and pagination This material has been provided by the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. The original may be consulted at the Royal College of Physicians of Pages:   Running title: History of rarer British birds Illustrated t.p Final p.

is blank Errata: p. [1] (2nd group) With: A Catalogue of British birds / by T.C. Eyton. A history of the rarer British birds / By. Eyton, T. (Thomas Campbell), Publication Details. London,Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman, If you are generating a PDF of a journal article or book chapter, please feel free to enter the title and author information.

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History of British Birds. The Figures engraved on Wood by T. Bewick. 2 vols. Containing the History and Description of Land Birds. Containing the History and description of Water Birds). + A Supplement to the History of British Birds. The Figures engraved on Wood by T.

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Hollom H.F. & G. Witherby. Describes over species all of which are illustrated in colour. Some of the text and illustrations are taken from the to Handbook Of British Birds.

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