29 of 29 Items


Searched for: kamchatka


Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Smaller Image Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next

The hawk owl.

Image ID: 821146

The hawk owl. ([ca. 1890])


Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Smaller Image Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next

Image Details

Image Title

:  The hawk owl.

Published Date

: [ca. 1890]

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 24 x 15 cm. (9 1/4 x 6 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "One-third natural size." "The hawk owl (Surnia ulula) is the most hawk-like member of the order, both in appearance and habits. The typical form is distributed over Northern Europe and Asia, ranging through Siberia to Kamchatka and Amurland, a few stragglers ranging into Central Europe in the winter. It is represented in North America, To the northward of latitude 40°, by a darker variety (funerea) …" Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From The new natural history. (New York : Merrill & Baker, ca. 1890) Lydekker, Richard (1849-1915), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- owl

Source Description

: 1 folder (36 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC BIRD-Owl

Digital ID

: 821146

Record ID

: 716201

Digital Item Published

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

Browse More

Sources, libraries, guides, online catalog

Link

Permalink (click to copy):

Embed this image (click code)







NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the vast collections of The New York Public Library, including drawings, illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.