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Page 4 - Illustrations | of the | Birds | of | California, Texas, Oregon, British and [ Russian America. | Intended to contain descriptions and figures | of all | North American Birds | not given by former American authors, | and a | General Synopsis of North American Ornithology.
Page 13 - Key to North American Birds. Containing a concise account of every species of living and fossil bird at present known from the Continent north of the Mexican and United States boundary, inclusive of Greenland. Second Edition, revised to date and entirely rewritten : with which are incorporated General Ornithology...
Page 74 - JOSEPH. 1897. Report on the birds recorded during a visit to the islands of Santa Barbara, San Nicolas and San Clemente, In the spring of 1897.
Page 43 - No. XIV. Birds from the coasts of western North America and adjacent islands, collected in 1888-89, with descriptions of new species.
Page 18 - Descriptions of the first plumage in various species of North American Birds, in: Bull.
Page 70 - Ornithological biography, or An account of the habits of the birds of the United States of America; accompanied by descriptions of the objects represented in the work entitled The birds of America, and interspersed with delineations of American scenery and manners.
Page 86 - BIRD NOTES AFIELD, a Series of Essays on the Birds of California, by Charles A.
Page 1 - I have indexed for new names, as follows : United States / Exploring Expedition. / during the Years / 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. / Under the Command of / Charles Wilkes, USN / Vol. VIII. / Mammalia and Ornithology. / by / Titian R. Peale, / one of the Naturalists of the Expedition / Member of the American Philosophical Society, of the Academy of / Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, etc., etc. / Philadelphia : Printed by C. Sherman. / 1848. pp. i-xxv, (17)-338. The table of contents of this rare...
Page 27 - Vol. VII. Catalogue of the Passeriformes, or Perching Birds, in the Collection of the British Museum. Cichlomorphce : Part IV., containing the concluding portion of the family Timeliidae (Babbling Thrushes). By R. Bowdler Sharpe. Pp. xvi., 698. Woodcuts and 15 coloured Plates. [With Systematic and Alphabetical Indexes.] 1883, 8vo.