Birds of Western Australia

by D. L. Serventy

Publisher: Paterson Brokensha in Perth, W.A

Written in English
Published: Pages: 427 Downloads: 446
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Edition Notes

First published in 1948 under title: A handbook of the birds of Western Australia.

Statementby D. L. Serventy and H. M. Whittell. with illus. by Olive Seymour [and others]
ContributionsWhittell, H. M. 1883-
The Physical Object
Pagination427 p.
Number of Pages427
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17764239M

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Although it is an attractive book with some nice plates, I found it often inadequate for identifying the birds that I saw. My specific criticisms are: 1. Incomplete - I saw several birds (e.g.

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