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4 edition of A Treasury of Bird Lore found in the catalog.

A Treasury of Bird Lore

by Josephine Addison

  • 345 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Andre Deutsch .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds & birdwatching,
  • Folklore,
  • Reference works,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Birds & Birdwatching - General,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Nature / Birds & Birdwatching,
  • Social Science/Folklore & Mythology,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10198398M
    ISBN 100233994351
    ISBN 109780233994352

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A Treasury of Bird Lore by Josephine Addison Download PDF EPUB FB2

Received this book as a gift and initially not sure if it would hold my interest. Actually it is a facinating book. Non fiction writings/essays dating from the s through the s. Obtained great insights into birding and birding people. Some pieces are educcational, some involve humor, some more philosophical.

Something of a rare book nowdays.5/5(1). Received this book as a gift and initially not sure if it would hold my interest. Actually it is a facinating book. Non fiction writings/essays dating from the s through the s. Obtained great insights into birding and birding people.

Some pieces are educcational, some involve humor, some more philosophical. Something of a rare book nowdays.5/5(1). This book has lots of essays about birds, from scientific information to birdwatching and bird personalities. Many names are recognizable, Audubon, Muire and Peterson for just 3.

Personally, I'm only a bird liker, so I rated this book a 3 for personal use. But for people who really enjoy birds, I rated it a /5(3). A Treasury of Bird Lore Hardcover – October 1, by Josephine Addison (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Well, I don't know if this is really a COMPLETE treasury. It isn't, and doesn't really intend to be, a field guide or a birding guide.

What it is is a lovely, exquisitely illustrated book of fascinating material about everything bird/5. In A Treasury of Bird Lore, Josephine Addiso n shares her wealth of knowledge about the influence that bi rds have, and have had, on our lives over the years, detaili ng the habits and habitats of creatures that we probably enc ounter every day.

A treasury of bird lore by Addison, Josephine. Publication date Topics Birds, Birds -- Folklore, Birds in literature Publisher London: A. Deutsch Collection Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books Pages: Get this from a library.

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Nares: The bird's nostrils, or nares, are found on the bill in front of the base rather than on the face behind the bill in the lore nares are distinct openings that vary in shape and size, while the lores are just a general facial region.

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Ornithology. In ornithology, the lore is the region between the eye and bill on the side of a bird's head. This region is sometimes featherless, and the skin may be tinted, as in many species of the cormorant family.

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