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Some useful Australian birds

by Walter W. Froggatt

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Published by W.A. Gullick, Govt. Printer in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beneficial birds -- Australia.,
  • Birds -- Australia.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesInsectivorous birds of New South Wales.
    StatementWalter W. Froggatt.
    ContributionsNew South Wales. Dept. of Agriculture.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination85 p., [62] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23333069M

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