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The Birds of the World, German Edition

  Posted by Chris Merkord , 26 October 2017 · 272 views

Bechstein, Johann Matthäus. Johann Lathams allgemeine Uebersicht der Vögel. Bd.2:t.2 (1795). German translation of John Latham's A General Synopsis of Birds. Digitized by Natural History Museum Library, London. http://s.si.edu/2hDSp9n.

At the end of the eighteenth century, the "father of German ornithology" began publishing a German transl...