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The birds of the British Isles and their eggs. by T. A. Coward

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Published by F. Warne in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Birds -- Great Britain.,
  • Birds -- Eggs -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby T.A. Coward ; with 213 accurately coloured illustrations by Archibald Thorburn and others, reproduced from Lord Lilford"s work Coloured figures of the birds of the British Islands, and 69 photographic illustrations by E.L. Turner, R. Kearton and others.
SeriesThe wayside and woodland series
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 376 p. :
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13996581M
LC Control Numberca 21000517
OCLC/WorldCa12536280

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This list of birds of Great Britain comprises all bird species that have been recorded in a wild state in Great general the avifauna of Britain is similar to that of the rest of Europe, although with fewer breeding species. There are species of birds on the British list as of 1 August , the latest addition being the white-rumped swift. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages plates, illustrations (some color). 23 cm: Series Title: Wayside and woodland series. The birds of the British Isles and their eggs. Second series, Comprising families Anatidae to Tetraonidae / Related Titles. Series: The wayside and woodland series By. Coward, T. A. (Thomas Alfred), Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info. The Biodiversity Heritage Library works collaboratively to make biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community. Book Title. The birds of the British Isles and their eggs. By. Coward, T. A. (Thomas Alfred), Publication Details.

Excerpt from The Birds of the British Isles and Their Eggs The reception of the previous series justifies the continuation of a work which provides accurate coloured figures of all but the very rare birds; the ornithological draughtsmanship of Archibald Thorburn, by whom most of the pictures were drawn, speaks for itself. In a book of this size it is not possible to figure a sufficient number Cited by: Birds of the British Isles and their Eggs by edited and revised by J.A.G. Barnes from the three-volume work by T.A. Coward and Eric Hosking with plates including many coloured illustrations by Archibald Thorburn and others and reproductions from photographs by J.B. & S. Bottomley | 1 Jan   Buy The Birds Of The British Isles And Their Eggs: Series One and Series Two 5th edition by , Coloured Illustrations By Archibald Thorburn And Others (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Coward, T.A. (Thomas Alfred), Birds of the British Isles and their eggs. London ; New York: F. Warne,

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