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The natural history of gallinaceous birds

by William Jardine

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Published by W.H. Lizars in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[Sir William Jardine]
SeriesNaturalist"s library -- v. 14 & 8.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 volumes, color plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26307698M

The Natural History Of Gallinaceous Birds V1 () by William Jardine, Andrew [Contributor] Crichton Unknown, Published ISBN / ISBN / The present work, History of British Birds, with its text compiled from various sources, was the first practical field guide for the amateur ornithologist, inspiring also artists and writers. Each of the two volumes contains hundreds of illustrations of breathtaking beauty and precision: one for each species, neatly capturing its character in.

Title. Gallinaceous-birds. Part II, Game-birds. Title Variants: Alternative: Game-birds Alternative: Natural history of game-birds Related Titles. Series: Naturalist's library. Ornithology ; 4 By. A Natural History of Uncommon Birds, and of Some Other Rare and Undescribed Animals by EDWARDS, George () London: printed by C. Rickaby "for the author" [i.e. William Gardiner and Messrs. Robinson], 4 parts bound in 2 volumes.

It is the most ambitious book ever attempted on gallinaceous birds, or as they are more commonly known, game birds. It is a photo driven natural history book, not a hunting title. I am likely the only individual to have ever photographed and published images of all 34 game birds found in the United States and Canada, making this book a. Containing pages and color photos, this volume is the most ambitious book ever attempted on gallinaceous birds, or as they are more commonly known, game birds. Gary may be the only individual to have ever photographed and published images of all 34 game birds found in the United States and Canada, making this book a milestone achievement.


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The natural history of gallinaceous birds by William Jardine Download PDF EPUB FB2

Galliformes is an order of heavy-bodied ground-feeding birds that includes turkey, grouse, chicken, New World quail and Old World quail, ptarmigan, partridge, pheasant, francolin, junglefowl and the name derives from "gallus", Latin for "cock" or "rooster".

Common names are gamefowl or gamebirds, landfowl, gallinaceous birds, or Class: Aves. Join our year-long homeschool tour of North American bird families and pick up some great science and natural history teaching ideas along the way.

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Ornithology. Vol IV. Gallinaceous Birds, Part II. Author Sir William Jardine Format/binding Cloth Book condition Used - Fair Jacket condition N Quantity available 1 Edition 1st Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher W H Lizars Place of Publication Edinburgh Date published KeywordsBook Edition: 1st Edition.

Galliform, (order Galliformes), any of the gallinaceous (that is, fowl-like or chickenlike) birds. The order includes about species, of which the best-known are the turkeys, chickens, quail, partridge, pheasant and peacock (Phasianidae); guinea.

This book is one volume from a multi-volume set. It is illustrated with 17 lovely hand colored engraved plates of birds. The book is overall in good condition. It has a nice leather spine with magenta colored pebbled cloth boards. The covers have some mild wear. All of the page edges are gold gilt.

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AU - Jardine, William, Sir, KW - Game and game-birds ER. Pennant's other zoological works include Arctic Zoology () and his History of Quadrupeds (third edition, ), both of which are reissued in Genera of Birds.

Contents. Advertisement Dedication Preface Part I. Land-birds 1. Rapacious 2. Pies 3. Gallinaceous 4 Columbine 5. Passerine 6. Struthious Part II. Water-birds 7.

Cloven-footed, or. Natural History, Birds/Grallæ and from assuming much of the appearance of the Gallinaceous birds, another proof that the true analogies of nature are often perceived by the vulgar, though passed over by the scientific,—he thus proceeds:—"The most permanent differences in their structure, when compared with the foregoing Families (those.

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While some naturalists, following Linnæus, have considered the great group of birds well known under the names of Pigeons and Doves, as constituting a Family of the extensive Passerine Order, and others, with the illustrious Cuvier, have placed them in that of the Gallinaceous or Poultry-like birds,—others, of equally high consideration, prefer to elevate.

A History of British Birds is a natural history book by Thomas Bewick, published in two 1, Land Birds, appeared in Volume 2, Water Birds, appeared in A supplement was published in The text in Land Birds was written by Ralph Beilby, while Bewick took over the text for the second book is admired mainly for the beauty Author: Thomas Bewick.

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