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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Birds -- Habits and behavior,
  • Birds -- Great Britain

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementForeword by Julian Huxley, introd. by Roger Tory Peterson; illustrated with photos. by Eric Hosking.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL698 .H77 1953
The Physical Object
Pagination219 p.
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6132799M
LC Control Number53005292
OCLC/WorldCa817687

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