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Summary Information.

Title
[Notes on the care of birds and avian taxidermy]
Alternative Title
A Natural History of English Song-birds
Creator
Gowing, Judith
Albin, Eleazar
Date Created and/or Issued
1802
Contributing Institution
UCLA, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library
Collection
Early Modern Annotated Books from UCLA’s Clark Library
Rights Information
Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
Scope/Content: Manuscript annotations by Judith Gowing in a copy of Eleazar Albin's Natural History of English Song-Birds (1779), mostly concerning the care of birds and best practices for avian taxidermy. Care instructions include feeding methods and medications.
Scope/Content: Ownership inscription of Judith Gowing, dated May 1802, on front free endpaper.
Type
text
Format
ink on paper
Form/Genre
Annotations--Great Britain--Nineteenth Century
marginalia (annotations)
Extent
[4], 107, [3] pages, bound : [24] leaves of plates ; 20 cm
Identifier
QL 673 .A3 1779 *
Language
English
eng
Subject
Songbirds--Collection and preservation--Great Britain--19th century
Aviculture--Great Britain--19th century
Place
England
52.16045, -0.70312
Relation
ESTC T62531
Location
CLUW

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