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1 edition of The architecture of birds found in the catalog.

The architecture of birds

by James Rennie

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Published by C. Knight, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, & Green [etc.] in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nests,
  • Birds

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rev. James Rennie
    SeriesLibrary of entertaining knowledge
    ContributionsSociety for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 392 p. :
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26500540M
    OCLC/WorldCa623394105

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