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2 edition of Birds from Britannia. found in the catalog.

Birds from Britannia.

Prince Philip, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain

Birds from Britannia.

by Prince Philip, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain

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Published by Longmans in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Britannia (Yacht),
  • Sea birds.,
  • Voyages and travels.

  • Edition Notes

    American ed. (New York, Harper & Row) has title: Seabirds in southern waters.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL676 .P54 1962a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62 p.
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5875315M
    LC Control Number63004137
    OCLC/WorldCa5472801

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    Book in excellent clean and tight condition, dust jacket with some chipping to top edge but otherwise good. Interesting text and photographs produced mainly by the Duke, based on the birds seen on the tours of the Royal Yacht Britannia, in and , to some remote parts of the World. 62 pages, x 25 cm. Seller Inventory # ABE Countryside birds like the skylark, pheasant and nightingale are amongst the most iconic of all Britain's birds. For centuries, they have been celebrated in music and poetry, used to forecast the weather and been hunted for food.

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Various bird attributes, real or imagined, have led to their symbolic use in language as in art. Aesop’s fables abound in bird characters. The Physiologus and its descendants, the bestiaries of the Middle Ages, contain moralistic writings that use birds as symbols for conveying ideas but indicate little knowledge of the birds themselves.

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