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Birds of America.

Author: John James Audubon; Ludlow Griscom
Publisher: New York, Macmillan, 1950.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Popular edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851.
Birds of America.
New York, Macmillan, 1950
(OCoLC)654789082
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John James Audubon; Ludlow Griscom
OCLC Number: 656889
Description: 320 pages color illustrations 21 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Loons (Gaviidae) --
Grebes (Colymbidae) --
Shearwaters (Procellariidae) --
Storm Petrels (Hydrobatidae) --
Tropic birds (Phaethontidae) --
Pelicans (Pelecanidae) --
Gannets (Sulidae) --
Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae) --
Darters ((Anhingidae) --
Man-o'-ward birds (Fregatidae) --
Herons and Bitterns (Ardeidae) --
Wood Ibises (Ciconiidae) --
Ibises and Spoonbills (Threskiornithidae) --
Flamingoes (Phoenicopteridae) --
Swans, Geese, Surface-feeding Ducks, Diving Ducks, Ruddy Ducks, and Mergansers (Anatidae) --
Vultures (Cathartidae) --
Kites, Short-winged hawks, Buzzard hawks, Eagles and Harriers (Accipitridae) --
Ospreys (Pandionidae) --
Caracaras and Falcons (Falconidae) --
Grouse (Tetraonidae) --
Quails (Phasianidae) --
Turkeys (Meleagrididae) --
Cranes (Gruidae) --
Limpkins (Aramidae) --
Rails, Gallinules and Coots (Rallidae) --
Oyster-catchers (Haematopodidae --
Plovers, Turnstones and Surf Birds (Charadriidae) --
Woodcock, Snipe, Sandpipers, etc. (Scolopacidae) --
Avocet and Stilts (Recurvirostridae) --
Phalaropes (Phalaropodidae) --
Jaeger (Stercorariidae) --
Gulls and Terns (Laridae) --
Skimmers (Rynchopinae) --
Auks, Murres, and Puffins (Alcidae) --
Pigeons and Doves (Columbidae) --
Parrots (Psittacidae) --
Cuckoos (Cuculidae) --
Owls (Tytonidae) --
Owls (Strigidae) --
Goatsuckers (Caprimulgidae) --
Swifts (Apodidae) --
Hummingbirds (Trochilidae) --
Kingfishers (Alcedinidae) --
Woodpeckers (Picidae) --
Flycatchers (Tyrannidae) --
Larks (Alaudidae) --
Swallows (Hirundinidae) --
Crows and Jays (Corvidae) --
Titmice (Paridae) --
Nuthatches (Sittidae) --
Dippers (Cinclidae) --
Wrens (Troglodytidae) --
Mockingbirds and Thrashers (Mimidae) --
Robins, Bluebirds, etc. (Turdidae) --
Gnatcatchers and Kinglets (Sylviidae) --
Waxwings (Bombycillidae) --
Shrikes (Laniidae) --
Vireos (Vireonidae) --
Wood Warblers (Parulidae) --
Meadowlarks, Blackbirds and Orioles (Icteridae) --
Tanagers (Thraupidae) --
Grosbeaks, Finches, Sparrows, Buntings (Fringillidae).
Responsibility: Introd. and descriptive captions by Ludlow Griscom.

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