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by Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey

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Author:
Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey
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978-1436634977
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1436634970
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Kessinger Publishing, LLC (June 2, 2008)
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Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey (August 8, 1863 – September 22, 1948) was an American ornithologist and nature writer. She was born in the hamlet of Locust Grove in Lewis County, New York. The youngest of four children, she was the younger sister of Clinton Hart Merriam. She organized early Audubon Society chapters and was an activist for bird protection. She wrote what is considered the first bird field guide in the modern tradition, Birds Through an Opera-Glass, published in 1890.

Florence Merriam Bailey, who evolved from an activist for bird habitats to an environmentalist who . Florence Augusta Merriam was born on Aug.

Florence Merriam Bailey, who evolved from an activist for bird habitats to an environmentalist who pioneered modern bird-watching techniques. Overlooked is a series of obituaries about remarkable people whose deaths, beginning in 1851, went unreported in The Times. In 1889, at the age of 26, Bailey published Birds Through an Opera-Glass, considered the first field guide to American birds.

Birds Through an Opera-Glass book. Excerpt from Birds Through an Opera-Glass. There are especial advantages in beginning to study birds in the cities, for by going to the mu scums you can compare the bird skins with the birds you have seen in the field. And, moreover, you can get an idea of the grouping of the differ ent families which will help you materially in placing the live bird when you mee Excerpt from Birds Through an Opera-Glass.

BIRDS THROUGH AN OPERA GLASS (9780548846421) This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey (August 8, 1863 - September 22, 1948) was an American ornithologist and nature writer. She started observing bird behavior at a time when most bird study was based on collections and skins. By 1885, she began to write articles focusing on protecting birds. Her introduction of a birdwatching field guide, aimed at living birds, is considered the first in the tradition of modern bird guides. She wrote the first of these at the age of 26, initially as a series of notes in the Audubon Magazine and later as books

Birds Through an Opera-glass Chautauqua literary and scientific circle Riverside library for young people.

Birds Through an Opera-glass Chautauqua literary and scientific circle Riverside library for young people. N. (Выпуск 3). Автор. Florence Merriam Bailey. Chautauqua Press, 1889. Владелец оригинала: Калифорнийский университет.

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Birds through an opera-glass 1889 by Florence A Merriam and a great . Published by Hardpress Publishing, United States (2012).

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This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.