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Book of British birds.

Book of British birds.

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Published by Drive Publications Ltd. for the Reader"s Digest Association Ltd. and the Automobile Association in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- Great Britain.,
    • Birds -- Great Britain -- Identification.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL690.G7 B72 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination472 p.
      Number of Pages472
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5463808M
      LC Control Number73166493

        Peter Holden has written nine books, including the bestselling RSPB Handbook of British Birds and the acclaimed RSPB Handbook of Garden Wildlife. He worked for the RSPB for more than 40 years. Tim Cleeves also worked for the RSPB, and is the co-author of Birds New to Britain. show more/5(). Book of British birds. [Richard Fitter;] -- "This handsomely illustrated book is one of the most comprehensive guides to the birds of the British Isles. The book begins with an introductory survey of bird life in Britain--its past, present.

      A History of British Birds is a natural history book by Thomas Bewick, published in two 1, Land Birds, appeared in Volume 2, Water Birds, appeared in A supplement was published in The text in Land Birds was written by Ralph Beilby, while Bewick took over the text for the second book is admired mainly for the beauty Author: Thomas Bewick. Book of British Birds by Drive Publications and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

      Bill Bailey's Remarkable Guide to British Birds is all about comedian Bailey's love of birds. A visual feast - it is packed with illustrations, sketches and notes by Bailey - as well as informative, it is 'When herons are spooked they have a habit of vomiting as a defence/5.   The book is a little too large to take out into the field which is why the RSPB have also Once again the RSPB have done a fantastic job of providing a clear, concise guide to the birds you are likely to encounter in the British Isles/5.


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