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Birds of eastern and north eastern Africa

C. W. Mackworth-Praed

Birds of eastern and north eastern Africa

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Published by Longmans, Green in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby C.W. Mackworth-Praed, and C.H.B. Grant.
      SeriesAfrican handbook of birds,, ser. 1
      ContributionsGrant, C. H. B. 1878-1958, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL692 .M312
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6239979M
      LC Control Number57059589


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