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21: Baird's History of North American Birds 1874

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Description

Title: A History of North American Birds
Author: Baird, S.F., T.M. Brewer & R. Ridgway.
Description: 3 Volumes. Illustrated with 64 plates and hundreds of woodcuts. (4to) 10x7, original green cloth lettered in gilt. First Edition.A descriptive account of the Birds of North America with notices of their geographical distribution, habits, methods of nesting, character of eggs, their popular nomenclature and other points connected with their life history. Plates in the scarcer uncolored state.
Heading: Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Date Published: 1874

Condition

Light wear to cloth, bookplates; very good.
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