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The tree-creeper.

Image ID: 820360

The tree-creeper. (1894-1896)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The tree-creeper.

Published Date

: 1894-1896

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 17 x 15 cm. (6 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "European tree-creeper (Certhia familiaris). All have the beak relatively long, slender, sharp, and curving downwards; the wings including ten primaries, and the tail consisting of twelve stout and pointed feathers, which are often stiffened to aid climbing. The claws are long and curved; and the metatarsus is scutellated …" Written on border: "1898." Includes additional text. Illegible artist monogram at lower left of ima ....
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Original Source

: From The Royal natural history. Warne, 1894-1896) Lydekker, Richard (1849-1915), Editor.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- creeper

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 820360

Record ID

: 693024

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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