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Published by published under direction of The Massachusetts State Board of Agriculture in [Massachusetts] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Birds -- Massachusetts,
  • Birds, Protection of

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Edward Howe Forbush ; ill. by the author ... and others.
ContributionsMassachusetts. State Board of Agriculture.
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 437 p., [48] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages437
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23368091M

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