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birds of California

William Leon Dawson

birds of California

a complete, scientific and popular account of the 580 species and subspecies of birds found in the state

by William Leon Dawson

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Published by South Moulton in San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- California

  • Edition Notes

    Parts of plates accompanied by leaves with descriptive letterpress.

    Statementby William Leon Dawson. Illustrated by more than 1100 half-tone cuts of birds in life, nests, eggs, and favorite haunts, from photographs, chiefly by Donald R. Dickey [et al.] together with 44 drawings in the text and a series of 15 full-page color plates, chiefly by Major Allan Brooks.
    ContributionsBrooks, Allan, 1869-1946.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. (xvii, 2121 p., [15] leaves of plates) :
    Number of Pages2121
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17637722M


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