Aviculture in South Africa by Herbert Hambly Parker

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Published by Afrikaanse Pers-Boekhandel in Johannesburg .

Written in English

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Places:

  • South Africa.

Subjects:

  • Aviculture -- South Africa.,
  • Cage birds -- South Africa.,
  • Ornamental birds -- South Africa.,
  • Aviaries -- South Africa.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Herbert Hambly Parker (Bill Parker) ; coloured photographs by Brian Michael Sidney Chaitow.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF461 .P23
The Physical Object
Pagination124 p., [12] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5237745M
LC Control Number75308645

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