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Our common cuckoo and other cuckoos and parasitical birds an attempt to reach a true theory of them by comparative study of habit and function; with a thorough criticism and exposure of Darwin"s views and Romanes"s views and those of their followers

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Published by T. Burleigh in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cuckoos.,
  • Birds -- Behavior.,
  • Coucous.,
  • Oiseaux -- Moeurs et comportement.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Alexander H. Japp.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 16811, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 16811
ContributionsDarwin, Charles, 1809-1882., Romanes, George John, 1848-1894.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination4 microfiches (170 fr.)
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23759708M
ISBN 10066516811X

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