Birds

The Dodo and Its Kindred

Author: Hugh Edwin Strickland

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Category: Birds

Page: 141

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This volume by Strickland, an English ornithologist, and Mitchell, a physician, reconstructs the habits of the extinct dodo and related birds.. Since physical remains were so few, they also relied on contemporary paintings by artists such as Roelandt Savery, many of which are reproduced in this book.
History

The Dodo and Its Kindred; Or, the History, Affinities, and Osteology of the Dodo, Solitaire, and Other Extinct Birds of the Islands Mauritius, Rodrigu

Author: H. E. (Hugh Edwin) Strickland

Publisher: Franklin Classics Trade Press

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Category: History

Page: 202

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. To ensure a quality reading experience, this work has been proofread and republished using a format that seamlessly blends the original graphical elements with text in an easy-to-read typeface. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.
Nature

The Dodo and its Kindred

Author: Hugh Edwin Strickland

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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Category: Nature

Page: 178

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Attempting to separate myth from reality, this 1848 monograph analyses the historical evidence and osteology of several extinct bird species.

The Dodo and Its Kindred; Or, the History, Affinities, and Osteology of the Dodo, Solitaire, and Other Extinct Birds of the Islands Mauritius, Rodriguez and Bourbon - Primary Source Edition

Author: H. E. (Hugh Edwin) Strickland

Publisher: Nabu Press

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Page: 204

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This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.
Natural history

Natur und Museum

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Category: Natural history

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List of members in v. 1-52; 1869/70-1921/22.
Education

From Queen's College to National University

Author: Tadhg Foley

Publisher: Four Courts PressLtd

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Category: Education

Page: 440

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A collection of 13 essays commemorating the 150th anniversary of the opening of Queen's College Galway in 1845 (formerly known at University College Galway and now known as National University of Ireland [NUI). Essays discuss academic history of various subject areas, especially those in existence s