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By Donald Culross Peattie

ISBN-10: 1595341625

ISBN-13: 9781595341624

A amassing of Birds is an anthology containing chosen prose approximately birds by means of nineteen well-known authors, comparable to Hudson, Audubon, and Thoreau, and contains short biographical information regarding each one. The big apple Times known as the gathering “a pleasant ‘gathering’ that Mr. Peattie has awarded, and his personal contributions to the ebook make it whatever new and necessary during this field.”

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