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A history of the birds of Europe
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A history of the birds of Europe : including all the species inhabiting the western palaearctic region

Related Titles

Related/Analytical: Birds of Europe

By

Dresser, H. E. (Henry Eeles), 1838-1915 , Supplement to A history of the birds of Europe.

Dresser, H. E. (Henry Eeles), 1838-1915
Sharpe, Richard Bowdler, 1847-1909
Keulemans, J. G. (John Gerrard), 1842-1912 , ill.
Wolf, Joseph, 1820-1899 , ill.
Neale, Edward, , ill.
Thorburn, Archibald, 1860-1935 , ill.

Type

Book

Material

Published material

Publication info

London, Published by the Author, 1871-1881

Notes

Issued in parts; pts. 1-13 prepared in collaboration with R.B. Sharpe.

Date in imprint for vols. 1-8 reads: 1871-1881.

"Printed by Taylor and Francis ..." -- Verso of t.p.

Each v. has added illustrated half title.

Some descriptions are given in Latin as well as English.

Illustrations by J.G. Keulemans, Joseph Wolf, E. Neale, and others.

Vol. 9, containing pls. no. 634-722, has title: Supplement to A history of the birds of Europe, including all the species inhabiting the western palaearctic region, forming volume IX, by H.E. Dresser.

Imprint for v. 9: London : Published by the author (by special permission), at the office of the Zoological Society of London ..., 1895-1896.

Addenda et errata: v. 1, p. [xxxvii]-xlvi.

Plates are hand-colored; v. 4, pl. no. 262 is uncolored; v. 8 has plate 599 and plate 599A.

Includes index.

Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib., | p. 177-179

Subjects

Birds , Europe , Pictorial works

BHL Collections

Once There Were Billions

Call Number

QL690.A1 D77 1871

Language

English

Identifiers

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.53765
OCLC: 7387434

 

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