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The Resource A natural history of American birds of eastern and central North America, by Edward Howe Forbush ; with ninety-six full color illustrations by Louis Agassiz Fuertes, Allan Brooks and Roger Tory Peterson

A natural history of American birds of eastern and central North America, by Edward Howe Forbush ; with ninety-six full color illustrations by Louis Agassiz Fuertes, Allan Brooks and Roger Tory Peterson

Label
A natural history of American birds of eastern and central North America
Title
A natural history of American birds of eastern and central North America
Statement of responsibility
by Edward Howe Forbush ; with ninety-six full color illustrations by Louis Agassiz Fuertes, Allan Brooks and Roger Tory Peterson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IGA
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1858-1929
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Forbush, Edward Howe
Dewey number
598.297
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL683
LC item number
.F62 1955
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1874-1927
  • 1869-1946
  • 1908-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • May, John Bichard
  • Fuertes, Louis Agassiz
  • Brooks, Allan
  • Peterson, Roger Tory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • New England
  • North America
Label
A natural history of American birds of eastern and central North America, by Edward Howe Forbush ; with ninety-six full color illustrations by Louis Agassiz Fuertes, Allan Brooks and Roger Tory Peterson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint of 1939 ed., published by Houghton, Mifflin, Boston, under title: Natural history of the birds of eastern and central North America
  • An abridgement and revision of the author's Birds of Massachusetts and other New England states issued in three volumes in 1925 and subsequent years.--cf. Pref
  • Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Order Gaviformes. Loons -- Order Colymbiformes. Grebes -- Order Procellariiformes. Tube-nosed swimmers -- Order Pelecaniformes. Totipalmate swimmers -- Order Ciconiiformes. Herons, ibises, and allies -- Order Anseriformes. Swans, geese, and ducks -- Order Falconiformes. Diurnal birds of prey -- Order Galliformes. Gallinaceous birds -- Order Gruiformes. Cranes, rails, and allies -- Order Charadriiformes. Shore birds, gulls, auks, and allies -- Order Columbiformes. Pigeon-like birds -- Order Psittaciformes. Parrots and paroquets -- Order Cuculiformes. Cuckoo-like birds -- Order Strigiformes. Owls -- Order Caprimulgiformes. Goatsuckers and allies -- Order Micropodiformes. Swifts and hummingbirds -- Order Coraciiformes. Kingfishers and allies -- Order Piciformes. Woodpeckers and allies -- Order Passeriformes. Perching birds -- Appendix. Birds occurring as 'stragglers' or 'accidentals' within the range of this volume, and western species whose normal distribution barely reaches the ninety-fifth meridian of west longitude
Control code
ocm03528034
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
  • Rev. and abridged /
  • with the addition of more than one hundred species by John Bichard May.
Extent
xxv, 553 pages, [50] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o03528034
  • (OCoLC)03528034
Label
A natural history of American birds of eastern and central North America, by Edward Howe Forbush ; with ninety-six full color illustrations by Louis Agassiz Fuertes, Allan Brooks and Roger Tory Peterson
Publication
Note
  • Reprint of 1939 ed., published by Houghton, Mifflin, Boston, under title: Natural history of the birds of eastern and central North America
  • An abridgement and revision of the author's Birds of Massachusetts and other New England states issued in three volumes in 1925 and subsequent years.--cf. Pref
  • Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Order Gaviformes. Loons -- Order Colymbiformes. Grebes -- Order Procellariiformes. Tube-nosed swimmers -- Order Pelecaniformes. Totipalmate swimmers -- Order Ciconiiformes. Herons, ibises, and allies -- Order Anseriformes. Swans, geese, and ducks -- Order Falconiformes. Diurnal birds of prey -- Order Galliformes. Gallinaceous birds -- Order Gruiformes. Cranes, rails, and allies -- Order Charadriiformes. Shore birds, gulls, auks, and allies -- Order Columbiformes. Pigeon-like birds -- Order Psittaciformes. Parrots and paroquets -- Order Cuculiformes. Cuckoo-like birds -- Order Strigiformes. Owls -- Order Caprimulgiformes. Goatsuckers and allies -- Order Micropodiformes. Swifts and hummingbirds -- Order Coraciiformes. Kingfishers and allies -- Order Piciformes. Woodpeckers and allies -- Order Passeriformes. Perching birds -- Appendix. Birds occurring as 'stragglers' or 'accidentals' within the range of this volume, and western species whose normal distribution barely reaches the ninety-fifth meridian of west longitude
Control code
ocm03528034
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
  • Rev. and abridged /
  • with the addition of more than one hundred species by John Bichard May.
Extent
xxv, 553 pages, [50] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o03528034
  • (OCoLC)03528034

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