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Title
Handbook of field and general ornithology :  a manual of the structure and classification of birds, with instructions for collecting and preserving specimens   / by Elliott Coues.
Name/Creator
Coues, Elliott, 1842-1899, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FMUS.MCZ:2093482 
Location
Museum Comp Zoology

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Macmillan
Language
English
Description
343 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Birds -- Classification ;  Birds -- Collection and preservation ;  Birds -- Anatomy

Category
Birds

Note
Largely a reprint of portions of the author's Key to North American birds; with "examples cited in illustration of the principles of Ornithology...redrawn by the author from British instead of American birds"--Pref.