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Birds" nests, eggs and egg-collecting

by Richard Kearton

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Published by Cassell in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Nests,
  • Birds -- Eggs,
  • Birds -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R. Kearton.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p., [22] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23338074M
    OCLC/WorldCa2471366

    Larger groups gang up on smaller groups, flying at them and pecking viciously, dislodging eggs from nests, and nests from trees. They are known to go on violent crime sprees, ruining the nesting efforts of numerous other groups. One bird was observed picking up eggs in its bill one at a time and tossing them to the ground. Nests, Eggs, Birds: An Illustrated Aviary – Hardcover – (Ma ) Add to wishlist Added to wishlist Removed from wishlist 0. Estimated Delivery By: Most Packages Deliver in Business Days $ 51 in stock. Nests, Eggs, Birds: An Illustrated Aviary - Hardcover - (Ma ) quantity.

      Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg; 61, free ebooks; Birds' Nests, Eggs and Egg-Collecting by Richard Kearton Kearton, Richard, Title: Birds' Nests, Eggs and Egg-Collecting Language: English: LoC Class: QL: Science: Zoology: Subject: Birds -- Nests Subject: Birds -- Great. An exuberant and vibrant illustrated exploration of birds and our relationships with them From the Common Swift, which can stay in the air continuously without landing for up to ten months at a time, to the tiny Goldcrest, Europe's smallest bird, which can lay a clutch of a dozen eggs in two weeks totaling one-and-one-half times its body weight, the class of animals we call birds is .

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Birds' Nests, Eggs And Egg-Collecting by Kearton R. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Whisk eggs and water in a bowl until thoroughly combined; season with salt and black pepper.

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BHL works best with JavaScript enabled.This book comprises a simple guide to the identification of the nests of common British birds. This antique text was published separately from the book to which it belongs ('The Young People's Nature-Study Book') in the hope that it would prove of some value on its own.