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The dictionary of birds in color

Author: Bruce Campbell
Publisher: New York : Viking Press [Viking Studio Books], 1974.
Series: Studio book.
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The first section contains a listing, with description, of the orders and families of birds. Information generally includes characteristics, distribution, distinguishing marks, number of genera and/or species. A second section contains 1008 color photographs of the birds in natural setting. Arrangement is by family as listed in section one. The third part gives accounts of 1200 species arranged alphabetically by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Campbell, Bruce, 1912-1993.
Dictionary of birds in color.
New York : Viking Press [Viking Studio Books], 1974
(OCoLC)672684259
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Campbell
ISBN: 0670272256 9780670272259
OCLC Number: 1075231
Description: 352 pages : illustrations (1008 color) ; 32 cm.
Contents: The faunal regions --
Origins and species --
The bird's anatomy --
Classification --
Glossary --
Abbreviations and notes --
The plates --
The dictionary.
Series Title: Studio book.
Responsibility: Bruce Campbell ; American consultant editor, Richard T. Holmes ; photos. mainly from Ardea Photographics.

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The first section contains a listing, with description, of the orders and families of birds. Information generally includes characteristics, distribution, distinguishing marks, number of genera and/or species. A second section contains 1008 color photographs of the birds in natural setting. Arrangement is by family as listed in section one. The third part gives accounts of 1200 species arranged alphabetically by scientific name. Cross references from common to scientific name are provided.

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