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Wood grouse ; Black grouse ; Red grouse ; White grouse ; Partridge.

Image ID: 820778

Wood grouse ; Black grouse ; Red grouse ; White grouse ; Partridge. (1849)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Wood grouse ; Black grouse ; Red grouse ; White grouse ; Partridge.

Published Date

: 1849

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 24 x 15 cm. (9 1/4 x 5 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "The wood grouse, or cock of the woods (Tetrao urogallus) is a fine bird, found in the high, mountainous parts of Europe, where it lives in pine forests, and feeds upon the leaves of fir-trees. The black grouse or black cock (T. tetrix), red grouse or moor cock (Lagopus scoticus), and white grouse or ptarmigan (Lagopus mutus), are found, like the preceding, in high wooded situations. The partridge (Perdix cinerea) and quai ....
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Original Source

: From A pictorial geography of the world. (Boston : Strong, 1849) Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold) (1793-1860), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- grouse

Source Description

: 1 folder (22 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC BIRD-Grou

Digital ID

: 820778

Record ID

: 694085

Digital Item Published

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

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