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The Nests And Eggs Of Indian Birds (1889)

by Allan O. Hume

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Published by Hesperides Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • NATURAL HISTORY, COUNTRY LIFE & PETS,
  • General,
  • Nature / General,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8409125M
    ISBN 101406715727
    ISBN 109781406715729

    According to Zimmer (pg. ), Oates was also writing the bird volumes in The Fauna of British India series at the same time he was completed the present work. A number of new species he describes in the Fauna series were first listed in the revised second edition of The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds. Nests and eggs of familiar British birds described and illustrated with an account of the haunts and habits of the feathered architects and their times and modes of building by H. G. Adams and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    Many birds find the roof of a home to be an ideal spot for making nests. Whether it’s in the eaves, at crooks and angles, inside vents, or around skylights, Call to book a free inspection: Wishing to learn which bird had built the nest, she searched for a book to read but discovered that no book about the eggs and nests of American birds had ever been written. Over the years the Jones family often spoke among themselves about how useful a book depicting the nest and eggs would be to amateur naturalists.

    The common cuckoo (Cuculus canorus) is a member of the cuckoo order of birds, Cuculiformes, which includes the roadrunners, the anis and the coucals.. This species is a widespread summer migrant to Europe and Asia, and winters in Africa. It is a brood parasite, which means it lays eggs in the nests of other bird species, particularly of dunnocks, meadow pipits, and reed warblers.   Birds, Nests, and Eggs – Take Along Guide: (Note the link above is an Amazon affiliate link to a book that I own and love.) Links to Use in Your Study. Examples of Nests and Eggs: This is a page on the Cornell website that shows actual nests and eggs for many common birds. Spend some time with your children clicking the images and viewing.


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The Indian bird and the one found here. The average of twelve eggs is by" He adds subsequently: "This is the commonest Shrike in the country; it breeds in March and April, and the young are easily reared in captivity." Mr.

Blewitt says that he "took four nests of this bird near Hansee. The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1. Allan Octavian Hume. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

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They build in the months of February and March; but I once found a nest of young Indian Grey Tits so late as the 10th November. They lay six eggs. Title. The nests and eggs of Indian birds / By. Hume, Allan Octavian, Oates, Eugene William, Type. BookBook Edition: 2d.

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A notable ornithologist, Hume has been called "the Father of Indian Ornithology" and, by those who found him dogmatic, "the Pope of Indian ornithology." 'Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds' was first published in and is one of his major works.

In it he covers descriptions of the nests, eggs and the breeding seasons of most Indian bird species.

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Helpful. Comment Report abuse. coffeegirl. out of 5 stars Beautiful book. Reviewed in the United States on Ma Verified Purchase. Fast shipping. Book is s: Team from images provided by the Million Book Project THE NESTS AND EGGS OF INDIAN BIRDS, VOLUME 1 by ALLAN O.

HUME, C.B. Second Edition. Edited by Eugene William Gates Author of "A Handbook to the Birds of British Burmah and of the Birds in the Fauna of British India," With Four Portraits.

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HUME, C.B. Second Edition. Edited by Eugene William Gates Author of "A Handbook to the Birds of British Burmah and of the Birds. July 5th, several nests, some containing eggs, others young ones. July 13th, numerous nests in wells and banks, some containing fresh, others incubated eggs, and others young birds of all sizes.

The eggs varied in number from two to five. I took twenty-six fresh eggs and then discontinued.". Nests of Brazilian Birds. by Buzzetti, Dante and Silvestre Silva. pp, ISBN:pp,hardcover,75 good color photographs of species; photos show adults, nests, nestlings, and eggs; one short paragraph reviews nesting behaviors and preferences for each bird.

The Book of Longings. Sue Monk Kidd. € €. Book Published [S.l.: s.n., ?] Language English Related Title Nidification of some Indian birds. Description 3 pts. in 1 v. ; 22 cm. Local Notes VIVA Repository Copy Technical Details Staff View. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Project Gutenberg; 62, free ebooks; The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan Octavian Hume. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Hume, Allan Octavian, Editor: Oates, Eugene William, Title: The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds.Later impression of the second edition of this lavish colour plate book on the nests and eggs of British birds.

The author, Reverend Morris was, like many 19th-century Church of England clergymen, a natural historian in his spare time. Morris edited The Naturalist from to and wrote tracts and books on a large number of subjects. Western Bluebird Nest and Ash-throated Flycatcher Nest.

The Ash-throated flycatcher nest (right) is made up of grass, weeds, fur and hair. Sometimes containing some cow or horse dung. The Western Bluebird nest (left) is a collection of fine grasses and sometimes include a feather or two, leaves and thin bark. It has a fairly shallow cup with, if your lucky, up to seven pale blue eggs.