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A celebration of birds

the life and art of Louis Agassiz Fuertes

by Robert McCracken Peck

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Published by Published for the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia [by] Walker and Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Fuertes, Louis Agassiz, 1874-1927,
    • Ornithologists -- United States -- Biography,
    • Animal painters -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Robert McCracken Peck ; introduction by Roger Tory Peterson.
      ContributionsAcademy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL31.F83 P43 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 178 p. :
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3487184M
      ISBN 100802707165
      LC Control Number82006785

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