The Bird Book Illustrating in natural colors more than seven hundred North American birds; also several hundred photographs of their nests and eggs.
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The Bird Book Illustrating in natural colors more than seven hundred North American birds; also several hundred photographs of their nests and eggs.

By Chester A. (Chester Albert) Reed
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Table of Contents
  • THE BIRD BOOK
    • ILLUSTRATING IN NATURAL COLORS MORE THAN SEVEN HUNDRED NORTH AMERICAN BIRDS; ALSO SEVERAL HUNDRED PHOTOGRAPHS OF THEIR NESTS AND EGGS
      • CHESTER A. REED, B. S.
      • TABLE OF CONTENTS
    • THE BIRD BOOK
      • DIVING BIRDS. Order I. PYGOPODES
      • GREBES. Family COLYMBIDÆ
      • LOONS. Family GAVIIDAE
      • PUFFINS, AUKS and MURRES.
      • Family ALCIDÆ
    • LONG-WINGED SWIMMERS. Order II. LONGIPENNES SKUA AND JAEGERS. Family STERCORARIIDAE
    • GULLS and TERNS. Family LARIDÆ
    • SKIMMERS. Family RYNCHOPIDÆ
    • TUBE-NOSED SWIMMERS. Order III. TUBINARES.
      • ALBATROSSES. Family DIOMEDEIDAE
    • FULMARS, SHEARWATERS and PETRELS
      • Family PROCELLARIDAE
    • TOTIPALMATE SWIMMERS. Order IV. STEGANOPODES
      • TROPIC BIRDS. Family PHAETHONTIDAE
    • GANNETS. Family SULIDAE
    • DARTERS. Family ANHINGIDAE
    • CORMORANTS. Family PHALACROCORACIDÆ
    • PELICANS. Family PELECANIDÆ
    • MAN-O'-WAR BIRDS. Family FREGATIDÆ
    • Order V. ANSERES
      • DUCKS, GEESE AND SWANS. Family ANATIDAE
    • LAMELLIROSTRAL GRALLATORES. Order VI. ODONTOGLOSSÆ
      • FLAMINGOES. Family PHOENICOPTERIDAE
    • IBISES, STORKS, HERONS, etc. Order VII. HERODIONES
      • SPOONBILLS. Family PLATALEIDAE
    • IBISES. Family IBIDIDÆ
    • STORKS and WOOD IBISES
      • Family CICONIIDAE
    • BITTERNS and HERONS
      • Family ARDEIDAE
    • CRANES, RAILS, etc. Order VIII. PALUDICOLÆ
      • CRANES. Family GRUIDAE
    • COURLANS. Family ARAMIDÆ
    • RAILS, GALLINULES and COOTS. Family RALLIDÆ
    • SHORE BIRDS. Order IX. LIMICOLÆ
      • PHALAROPES. Family PHALAROPODIDAE
    • AVOCETS and STILTS. Family RECURVIROSTRIDÆ
    • SNIPES, SANDPIPERS, Family SCOLOPACIDÆ
    • PLOVERS. Family CHARADRIIDÆ
    • SURF BIRDS AND TURNSTONES. Family APHRIZIDÆ
    • OYSTER-CATCHERS. Family HÆMATOPODIDÆ
    • JACANAS. Family JACANIDÆ
    • GALLINACEOUS BIRDS. Order X. GALLINÆ
      • GROUSE, PARTRIDGES, ETC. Family TETRAONIDAE
    • PHEASANTS. Family PHASIANIDÆ
    • TURKEYS. Family MELEAGRIDÆ
    • CURASSOWS AND GUANS. Family CRACIDÆ
    • PIGEONS AND DOVES. Order XI. COLUMBÆ
      • Family COLUMBIDAE
    • VULTURES, HAWKS and OWLS. Order XII. RAPTORES
      • AMERICAN VULTURES. Family CATHARTIDAE
    • KITES, HAWKS AND EAGLES. Family BUTEONIDÆ
    • FALCONS AND CARACARAS
      • Family FALCONDIDAE
    • BARN OWLS. Family Alucondidae
    • HORNED OWL. Family Strigidae
    • PAROQUETS AND PARROTS. Order XIII. PSITTACI.
      • Family PSITTACIDAE
    • CUCKOOS, TROGANS, KINGFISHERS, ETC. Order XIV. CUCKOOS, ANIS, ETC. Family CUCULIDAE
    • TROGONS. Family TROGONIDÆ
    • KINGFISHERS. Family ALCEDINIDÆ
    • WOODPECKERS. Order XV. PICI.
      • Family PICIDAE
    • GOATSUCKERS, SWIFTS, AND HUMMINGBIRDS. Order XVI. MACROCHIRES.
      • GOATSUCKERS, Family CAPRIMULGIDAE.
    • SWIFTS.
    • Family MICROPODIDÆ
    • HUMMINGBIRDS. Family TROCHILIDAE
    • PERCHING BIRDS. Order XVII. PASSERES
      • COTINGAS. Family COTINGIDAE
    • FLYCATCHERS. Family TYRANNIDÆ
    • LARKS. Family ALAUDIDÆ
    • CROWS, JAYS, MAGPIES, ETC. Family CORVIDÆ.
    • STARLINGS. Family STURNIDÆ
    • BLACKBIRDS, ORIOLES, ETC. Family ICTERIDÆ
    • FINCHES, SPARROWS, ETC. Family FRINGILLDÆ
    • TANAGERS. Family TANAGRIDÆ
    • SWALLOWS. Family HIRUNDINIDÆ
    • WAXWINGS. Family AMPELIDÆ
    • SHRIKES. Family LANIIDÆ
    • VIREOS. Family VIREONDIDÆ
    • HONEY CREEPERS. Family COEREBIDÆ
    • WARBLERS. Family MNIOTILTIDÆ
    • WAGTAILS. Family MOTACILLIDÆ
      • DIPPERS. Family CINCLIDÆ
      • WRENS, THRASHERS, ETC. Family TROGLODYTIDÆ
    • CREEPERS. Family CERTHIIDÆ
    • NUTHATCHES AND TITS. Family SITTIDÆ
    • WARBLERS, KINGLETS and GNATCATCHERS. Family SYLVIIDÆ
    • THRUSHES, SOLITAIRES, BLUEBIRDS, ETC. Family TURDIDAE
      • INDEX
  • Birds of Eastern North America
  • Color Key To N. A. Birds
  • LAND BIRDS
  • WATER BIRDS
  • THE TREE GUIDE
  • Animal Post Cards
    • BY
      • CHESTER A. REED
  • American Game Birds
    • North American Birds' Eggs
    • Nature Studies--In Field and Wood
    • Camera Studies of Wild Birds in Their Homes
  • Western Bird Guide
    • CHAS. K. REED, WORCESTER, MASS.
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