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Birds of Britain by J. Lewis Bonhote

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Published by A. and C. Black in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Birds -- Great Britain

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Edition Notes

Each plate accompanied by guard-sheet with descriptive letterpress.

Statementby J. Lewis Bonhote ... with 100 illustrations in colour selected by H.E. Dresser from his ʻBirds of Europe."
ContributionsDresser, H. E. 1838-1915.
LC ClassificationsQL690.G7 B7
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 404 p., l l. incl. pl.
Number of Pages404
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7002115M
LC Control Number08032359

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