Source text (please read only from this text!): https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/64517This volume displays the romance of birds in beautiful prose and dialog in simple language for children and adults alike. Written by a mother and son team of naturalists, chapters describe various aspects of the life and habits of birds highlighting specific birds from owls to hummingbirds. From the introduction:
“Seek the children, little book: Bid them love the bird's retreat . . . Bid them find their secrets out, How to understand their words.”
(Summary by Larry Wilson)
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Genres for the project: *Non-fiction/Animals; *Non-fiction/Science/Life Sciences
Keywords that describe the book: nature, birding, ornithology, bird, Natural History, oriole, flicker, owl, sparrow, buzzard, bluebird, thrush, heron, mocking bird, cat bird, humming bird, robi, towhee, finch, king bird, bee marti, shrike, goldfinch, phoebe, warbler, meadow lark, wax wing
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