2 edition of feathered vocalist, or, History of British singing birds found in the catalog.
feathered vocalist, or, History of British singing birds
W. E. Baxter
|Other titles||History of British singing birds.|
|Statement||By W.E. Baxter..|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, x, , 86p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||86|
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