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The natural history of birds

a popular introduction to ornithology.

by Jones, Thomas Rymer

  • 252 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ornithology.,
  • Birds.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 576 p.
    Number of Pages576
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14030007M

      The colorful birds were taken from several rare antique books from Europe. The large book plates has many different birds, so we pulled out a few favorites. The black and white graphics (also provided as a Photoshop brush set) came from a few different encyclopedias, natural history books, and antique dictionaries.   "Parrots of the Wild is an exhaustive compendium of information about parrots, from their evolutionary history to their behavior to present-day conservation issues. A must-have for anyone interested in these amazing creatures." —Irene M. Pepperberg, Professor at Harvard University and author of Alex & Me: How a Scientist and a Parrot Discovered a Hidden World of Animal .

    Natural history: birds. London, Printed for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Philip Henry Gosse; Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain). From deserts and grasslands to glaciers and the spectacular Pacific coast, California is a naturalist's paradise. The authors of the California Natural History Guides have walked into wildfires, plunged into sharkinfested waters, scaled the Sierra Nevada, peeked under rocks, and gazed into the sky to present the most extensive California environmental education series in existence.

    Jonathan is currently working as Researcher with author Mark Cocker and David Tipling on a world-ranging follow-up to Birds Britannica, Birds & People; writing a bird book for the Natural History Museum, and embarking on a more personal landscape and nature memoir.   It happened one night in November , when Edwin Rist, a year-old American, broke into the British Natural History Museum at Tring, one .


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