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On a picture supposed to represent the Didine Bird of the island of Bourbon (Réunion) / by Alfred Newton.

  • Newton, Alfred, 1829-1907
  • Books

About this work

Also known as

Newton on white dodo.


Volume containing the article by Newton, the accompanying colour plate showing a dodo and two other birds, a letter from William W. Coker (date March 23 1866) to W.B. Tegetmeier about a drawing of a dodo, a photograph of a picture of the dodo and other birds, a handbill announcing an auction of "bones of the dodo" on 13 March 1866, an engraving of a dodo & other birds and an engraving of a dodo skeleton.


[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [1867?]

Physical description

p.373-376 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : color illustrations ; 32 cm + various pieces.


Title on spine given as: Newton on white dodo.


  • English

Where to find it

  • LocationStatusAccess
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    QL440 1867N56o

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