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natural history of the cranes.

by Edward Blyth

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Published by Pub. for the author by H. Cox [etc.] in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cranes (Zoology)

  • Edition Notes

    Title vignette.

    StatementA monograph by the late Edward Blyth, C. M. Z. S.; greatly enlarged, and reprinted, with numerous illustrations, by W. B. Tegetmeier.
    ContributionsTegetmeier, W. B. 1816-1912.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL696.G8 B6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 91, [1] p. col. front.
    Number of Pages91
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6972217M
    LC Control Number06025488
    OCLC/WorldCa4289560

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