Coverart for item
The Resource Oceanic birds of South America : a study of species of the related coasts and seas, including the American quadrant of Antarctica, based upon the Brewster-Sanford collection in the American Museum of Natural History, by Robert Cushman Murphy ; illustrated from paintings by Francis L. Jaques ; photographs, maps, and other drawings

Oceanic birds of South America : a study of species of the related coasts and seas, including the American quadrant of Antarctica, based upon the Brewster-Sanford collection in the American Museum of Natural History, by Robert Cushman Murphy ; illustrated from paintings by Francis L. Jaques ; photographs, maps, and other drawings

Label
Oceanic birds of South America : a study of species of the related coasts and seas, including the American quadrant of Antarctica, based upon the Brewster-Sanford collection in the American Museum of Natural History
Title
Oceanic birds of South America
Title remainder
a study of species of the related coasts and seas, including the American quadrant of Antarctica, based upon the Brewster-Sanford collection in the American Museum of Natural History
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Cushman Murphy ; illustrated from paintings by Francis L. Jaques ; photographs, maps, and other drawings
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
598.298
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL689.A1
LC item number
M8 1936
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
413
NAL item number
M95
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Oceanic birds of South America : a study of species of the related coasts and seas, including the American quadrant of Antarctica, based upon the Brewster-Sanford collection in the American Museum of Natural History, by Robert Cushman Murphy ; illustrated from paintings by Francis L. Jaques ; photographs, maps, and other drawings
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (v. 2, pages 1179-1210) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. The physical environment. The field-worker -- Narrative of the Brewster-Sanford expedition -- Other field work concerned with the production of this report -- The geographic background -- The hydrology in relation to oceanic birds -- An ornithological circumnavigation of South Africa -- V. 2. The oceanic birds. The penguins, family spheniscidae -- The albatrosses, family diomedeidae -- The petrels, family procellariidae -- The storm petrels, subfamily hydrobatinae -- The diving petrels, family pelecanoididae -- The tropic-birds, family phaethontidae -- The pelicans, family pelecanidae -- The boobies, family sulidae -- The cormorants, family phalacrocoracidae -- The man-o'-war birds, family fregatidae -- The geese and ducks, family anatidae -- The oyster-catchers, family haemtopodidae -- The phalaropes, family phalaropodidae -- The sheath-bills, family chionididae -- The skuas and jaegers, family stercorariidae -- The gulls and terns, family laridae -- The skimmers, family rynchopidae
Control code
ocm00798490
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
2 volumes (xx, 1245 pages, [110] leaves of plates)
Lccn
36007744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)00798490
Label
Oceanic birds of South America : a study of species of the related coasts and seas, including the American quadrant of Antarctica, based upon the Brewster-Sanford collection in the American Museum of Natural History, by Robert Cushman Murphy ; illustrated from paintings by Francis L. Jaques ; photographs, maps, and other drawings
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (v. 2, pages 1179-1210) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. The physical environment. The field-worker -- Narrative of the Brewster-Sanford expedition -- Other field work concerned with the production of this report -- The geographic background -- The hydrology in relation to oceanic birds -- An ornithological circumnavigation of South Africa -- V. 2. The oceanic birds. The penguins, family spheniscidae -- The albatrosses, family diomedeidae -- The petrels, family procellariidae -- The storm petrels, subfamily hydrobatinae -- The diving petrels, family pelecanoididae -- The tropic-birds, family phaethontidae -- The pelicans, family pelecanidae -- The boobies, family sulidae -- The cormorants, family phalacrocoracidae -- The man-o'-war birds, family fregatidae -- The geese and ducks, family anatidae -- The oyster-catchers, family haemtopodidae -- The phalaropes, family phalaropodidae -- The sheath-bills, family chionididae -- The skuas and jaegers, family stercorariidae -- The gulls and terns, family laridae -- The skimmers, family rynchopidae
Control code
ocm00798490
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
2 volumes (xx, 1245 pages, [110] leaves of plates)
Lccn
36007744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)00798490

Library Locations

  • Albina LibraryBorrow it
    3605 NE 15th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.549039 -122.650525
  • Belmont LibraryBorrow it
    1038 SE César E. Chávez Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97214, US
    45.515217 -122.622669
  • Capitol Hill LibraryBorrow it
    10723 SW Capitol Highway, Portland, OR, 97219, US
    45.448003 -122.725422
  • Central LibraryBorrow it
    801 SW 10th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, US
    45.519098 -122.682899
  • Fairview-Columbia LibraryBorrow it
    1520 NE Village Street, Fairview, OR, 97024, US
    45.532283 -122.439336
  • Gregory Heights LibraryBorrow it
    7921 NE Sandy Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97213, US
    45.551662 -122.581264
  • Gresham LibraryBorrow it
    385 NW Miller Avenue, Gresham, OR, 97030, US
    45.500070 -122.433041
  • Hillsdale LibraryBorrow it
    1525 SW Sunset Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97239, US
    45.479852 -122.694013
  • Holgate LibraryBorrow it
    7905 SE Holgate Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97206, US
    45.490548 -122.582218
  • Hollywood LibraryBorrow it
    4040 NE Tillamook Street, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.537544 -122.621237
  • Isom BuildingBorrow it
    205 NE Russell Street , Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.541222 -122.663268
  • Kenton LibraryBorrow it
    8226 N Denver Avenue, Portland, OR, 97217, US
    45.582857 -122.686379
  • Midland LibraryBorrow it
    805 SE 122nd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97233, US
    45.516683 -122.538488
  • North Portland LibraryBorrow it
    512 N Killingsworth Street, Portland, OR, 97217, US
    45.562454 -122.671507
  • Northwest LibraryBorrow it
    2300 NW Thurman Street, Portland, OR, 97210, US
    45.535316 -122.699254
  • Rockwood LibraryBorrow it
    17917 SE Stark Street, Portland, OR, 97233, US
    45.519541 -122.479013
  • Sellwood-Moreland LibraryBorrow it
    7860 SE 13th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97202, US
    45.467703 -122.652639
  • St. Johns LibraryBorrow it
    7510 N Charleston Avenue, Portland, OR, 97203, US
    45.590046 -122.751043
  • The Title Wave Used BookstoreBorrow it
    216 NE Knott Street, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.541647 -122.663075
  • Troutdale LibraryBorrow it
    2451 SW Cherry Park Road, Troutdale, OR, 97060, US
    45.529595 -122.409662
  • Woodstock LibraryBorrow it
    6008 SE 49th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97206, US
    45.478961 -122.612079
Processing Feedback ...