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A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada.

Nuttall, Thomas

A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada.

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America.
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- North America.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of v. 1 originally published in 1832 by Hilliard and Brown, Cambridge, Mass.; and v. 2 originally published in 1834 by Hilliard, Gray, Boston.

      SeriesNatural sciences in America
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL681 .N88 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5423778M
      ISBN 100405057512
      LC Control Number73017833

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      It does not require the same sort of pressure as an engraving to transfer the image, but still has to be printed on separate stock from the text Marginalia Handwritten notes made in the margins by a previous owner. Most Read. Designed to supplement a basic ornithology textbook, the Manual of Ornithology covers systematics and evolution, topography, feathers and flight, the skeleton and musculature, and the digestive, circulatory, respiratory, excretory, reproductive, sensory, and nervous systems of birds, as well as field techniques for watching and studying birds. Noble S.

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(Boston, Hilliard, Gray and company, ) (page images at HathiTrust). Designed to supplement a basic ornithology textbook, the Manual of Ornithology covers systematics and evolution, topography, feathers and flight, the skeleton and musculature, and the digestive, circulatory, respiratory, excretory, reproductive, sensory, and nervous systems of birds, as well as field techniques for watching and studying birds.

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