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dodo and its kindred

Strickland, H. E.

dodo and its kindred

or, The history, affinities, and osteology of the dodo, solitaire, and other extinct birds of the islands Mauritius, Rodriguez and Bourbon

by Strickland, H. E.

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Published by Reeve, Benham and Reeve in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dodo.,
  • Extinct birds.,
  • Solitaire (Bird)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHistory, affinities, and osteology of the dodo, solitaire, and other extinct birds
    Statementby H.E. Strickland and A.G. Melville.
    ContributionsMelville, A. G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL696.C67
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[9], 141 p. :
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20665539M

    The Dodo and the Solitaire is the most comprehensive book to date about these two famously extinct birds. It contains all the known contemporary accounts and illustrations of the dodo and solitaire, covering their history after extinction and discussing their .   The dodo lends its name to pizza parlors and coffee shops, its likeness to beach towels and backpacks. There are giant dodo statues in public Author: Meg Charlton.

    The Dodo and Its Kindred by Hugh Edwin Strickland,Alexander Gordon Melville Book Resume: This volume by Strickland, an English ornithologist, and Mitchell, a physician, reconstructs the habits of the extinct dodo and related birds. The mysterious Spotted Green Pigeon and its relation to the Dodo and its kindred Tim H Heupink1*, Hein van Grouw2 and David M Lambert1 Abstract Background: The closely related and extinct Dodo (Raphus cucullatus) and Rodrigues Solitaire (Pezophaps solitaria), both in the subfamily Raphinae, are members of a clade of morphologically very diverse.

      Buy The Dodo and its Kindred by Hugh Edwin Strickland, Alexander Gordon Melville from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Pages:   Strickland had a life-long love affair with the dodo, which had been extinct for years when Strickland was born. In , he published an over-size book, he published an over-size book, co-written with Alexander Gordon Melville, The Dodo and its Kindred; or the History, Affinities, and Osteology of the Dodo, Solitaire, and Other Extinct Birds of the Islands Mauritius, Rodriguez, and.


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The Dodo and Its Kindred: Or the History, Affinities, and Osteology of the Dodo, Solitaire, and Other Extinct Birds of the Islands Mauritius, Rodriguez, and Bourbon (Classic Reprint) Paperback – Octo Cited by: 5. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections,Author: Hugh E. Strickland.

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(Hugh Edwin), ; Melville, Alexander Gordon, joint authorPages: A reprint of a classical work in the Cambridge Library Collection. Well versed in natural history, particularly geology and ornithology, Hugh Edwin Strickland (–53) became fascinated by the dodo and mankind's influence on its extinction.

Seeking to investigate this flightless bird and other extinct species from islands in the Indian Ocean, he invited the comparative anatomist Alexander Gordon. The dodo and its kindred or, The history, affinities, and osteology of the dodo, solitaire, and other extinct birds of the islands Mauritius, Rodriguez and Bourbon, by H.

Strickland and A.G. Melville; ; Reeve, Benham, and Reeve, London. This seminal monograph sets out to separate the myth from reality regarding perhaps the world's most famous extinct bird. The Dodo and Its Kindred; Or, the History, Affinities, and Osteology of the Dodo, Solitaire, and Other Extinct Birds of the Islands Mauritius, Rodriguez and Bourbon by H E (Hugh Edwin) Strickland and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The dodo and its kindred; or, The history, affinities, and osteology of the dodo, solitaire, and other extinct birds of the islands Mauritius, Rodriguez and Bourbon.

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Hugh Edwin Strickland Cambridge Library Collection. Cambridge University Press. The Dodo and the Solitaire: A Natural History (Life of the Past) by [Parish, Jolyon C. “The story of the dodo, like that of the solitaire, has been pieced together from fragments, both literary and physical, which are carefully compiled in this extraordinary volume.

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The book. As stated by David Quammen, “the story of the dodo is obscured by a fog of uncertainties.” By aboutif not earlier, it was extinct in its area of endemism, Mauritius. Starting around with the arrival of Europeans, Mauritius, Rodrigues, and Réunion in the Indian Ocean lost 33 species of birds, including the.

Get this from a library. The dodo and its kindred, or, The history, affinities, and osteology of the dodo, solitaire, and other extinct birds of the islands Mauritius, Rodriguez, and Bourbon. [H E Strickland; Alexander Gordon Melville] -- Well versed in natural history, particularly geology and ornithology, Hugh Edwin Strickland () became fascinated by the dodo and mankind's influence.

Get this from a library. The dodo and its kindred; or, The history, affinities, and osteology of the dodo, solitaire, and other extinct birds of the islands Mauritius, Rodriguez and Bourbon. [H E Strickland; Alexander Gordon Melville].

English: Identifier: dodoitskindredor00stri (find matches) Title: The dodo and its kindred; or, The history, affinities, and osteology of the dodo, solitaire, and other extinct birds of the islands Mauritius, Rodriguez and Bourbon Year: Authors: Strickland, H. E. (Hugh Edwin), Melville, Alexander Gordon, joint author Subjects: Dodo Solitaire (Bird) Extinct birds Paleontology.InH.

E. Strickland and A. G. Melville published a book titled The Dodo and Its Kindred; or the History, Affinities, and Osteology of the Dodo, Solitaire, and Other Extinct Birds of the Islands Mauritius, Rodriguez, and Bourbon in which they attempted to separate Dodo myth from reality.

With the discovery of the first batch of dodo bones.It was only in that the extinction of dodo was known to the public through the French paleontologist Georges Cuvier. InVictorian researchers Hugh Edwin Strickland and Alexander Gordon Melville published the book The Dodo and Its Kindred.