4 edition of Stories about birds of land and water found in the catalog.
|Statement||by M. and E. Kirby ; with numerous illustrations|
|Contributions||Kirby, Elizabeth, 1823-1873|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||256 p. :|
|Number of Pages||256|
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With so many birds in Florida I was looking for a book with true to life photos. This book has the most vibrant photos. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Shirley H. out of 5 stars Good Basic bird reference - not for the bird watcher who wants a more comprehensive book/5(52).
Stories About Birds Of Land And Water by M. And E Kirby. Cassell Petter & Galpin, Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Private Bookplate. Undated, circa Illustrated. Robust recyclable packaging. 1st class post to the UK, Airmail worldwide. Stories of love, land, and water in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley.
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Notice in the back of the book are suggestions for studying birds and even taming wild birds. ♥ Here is Volume One of Audubon’s drawing of American birds ♥ Second Book of Birds by Olive Miller ♥ Stories About Birds of Land and Water by Mary Kirby () ♥ Tenants of the Trees by Clarence Hawkes ().
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Grab a copy for yourself. Identifier: storiesaboutbird00kirb Title: Stories about birds of land and water Year: (s) Authors: Kirby, Mary, Kirby, Elizabeth, Subjects: Birds -- Juvenile literature Publisher: Hartford [Conn.]: American Publishing Co.
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