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How to know the Indian ducks,

Author: Frank Finn
Publisher: Calcutta, Thacker, Spink & Co., 1901.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Birds were "the objects of my greatest delight," wrote John James Audubon (1785-1851), founder of modern ornithology and one of the world's greatest bird painters. In This Strange Wilderness,  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Finn, Frank, 1868-1932.
How to know the Indian ducks.
Calcutta, Thacker, Spink & Co., 1901
(OCoLC)948402366
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Finn
ISBN: 9780803248847 0803248849
OCLC Number: 18169550
Awards: Winner of National Outdoor Book Awards (Children's) 2015
Commended for Moonbeam Children's Book Award (Environment) 2015
Description: 1 preliminary leaf, 101 pages 19 cm
Contents: Introduction : drawn from nature --
Beloved boy --
America, my country --
The American woodsman --
Down the Mississippi --
On the wing --
The birds of America --
Team Audubon --
This strange wilderness --
Audubon then and now --
Appendix : looking for Audubon and his world.
Responsibility: by Frank Finn ...

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