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The Resource The birding life : a passion for birds at home and afield, text by Laurence Sheehan ; photographs by William Sittes ; with Carol Sama Sheehan and Kathryn George Precourt

The birding life : a passion for birds at home and afield, text by Laurence Sheehan ; photographs by William Sittes ; with Carol Sama Sheehan and Kathryn George Precourt

Label
The birding life : a passion for birds at home and afield
Title
The birding life
Title remainder
a passion for birds at home and afield
Statement of responsibility
text by Laurence Sheehan ; photographs by William Sittes ; with Carol Sama Sheehan and Kathryn George Precourt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Sheehan, Larry
Dewey number
747
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL677.5
LC item number
.S525 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stites, William
  • Sheehan, Carol Sama
  • Precourt, Kathryn George
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bird watching
  • Bird watchers
  • Birds in art
  • Interior decoration accessories
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The birding life : a passion for birds at home and afield, text by Laurence Sheehan ; photographs by William Sittes ; with Carol Sama Sheehan and Kathryn George Precourt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Part I. Birders in birdland: Origin of the species: trailblazing birders -- Where the birds are: Texas Hill Country -- Birdboy's urban aerie -- Field trip: Central Park, New York City, a walk in the Park with birding Bob -- Diary of a mad birder -- Hog Island's "sounds and sweet airs" -- Birds are us -- Part II. Bird houses: Audubon man -- Avian Taj Mahal -- Nestling instincts -- Field trip: High Island Texas, a birder's treasure island -- Day at the museum -- Enchanted nests -- Hilltop Hilton for birds and more -- Art of the bird -- Furnishing the nest: collecting with an avian theme -- Part III. Shorebirds unlimited -- Eggs and us -- Menagerie a deux -- Flight of fancy -- Field trip: Magee Marsh, Ohio, warbler capital of the world -- Birds by design: the genius of Charley Harper -- Mara and the swan -- One man's pecking order -- Feathering the nest: decorating with an avian theme
Control code
ocn751795071
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780307716354
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011275523
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)751795071
Label
The birding life : a passion for birds at home and afield, text by Laurence Sheehan ; photographs by William Sittes ; with Carol Sama Sheehan and Kathryn George Precourt
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Part I. Birders in birdland: Origin of the species: trailblazing birders -- Where the birds are: Texas Hill Country -- Birdboy's urban aerie -- Field trip: Central Park, New York City, a walk in the Park with birding Bob -- Diary of a mad birder -- Hog Island's "sounds and sweet airs" -- Birds are us -- Part II. Bird houses: Audubon man -- Avian Taj Mahal -- Nestling instincts -- Field trip: High Island Texas, a birder's treasure island -- Day at the museum -- Enchanted nests -- Hilltop Hilton for birds and more -- Art of the bird -- Furnishing the nest: collecting with an avian theme -- Part III. Shorebirds unlimited -- Eggs and us -- Menagerie a deux -- Flight of fancy -- Field trip: Magee Marsh, Ohio, warbler capital of the world -- Birds by design: the genius of Charley Harper -- Mara and the swan -- One man's pecking order -- Feathering the nest: decorating with an avian theme
Control code
ocn751795071
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780307716354
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011275523
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)751795071

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