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The book of birds

common birds of town and country and American game birds

by Henry W. Henshaw

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Published by National geographic society in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry W. Henshaw ; illustrated in natural colors with 250 paintings by Louis Agassiz Fuertes.
    ContributionsFuertes, Louis Agassiz, 1874-1927., Kennard, Frederic Hedge, 1865-, Cooke, Wells Woodbridge, 1858-1916., Shiras, George, 1859-1942., National Geographic Society (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 195 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13521853M
    OCLC/WorldCa619617

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