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7 edition of Watching birds found in the catalog.

Watching birds

Roger F. Pasquier

Watching birds

an introduction to ornithology

by Roger F. Pasquier

  • 2 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ornithology,
  • Bird watching

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Roger F. Pasquier ; illustrated by Margaret La Farge ; foreword by Roger Tory Peterson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL673 .P37
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 301 p. :
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4535246M
    ISBN 100395253438
    LC Control Number77001072

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