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The Oxford Dictionary of British Bird Names

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By: WB Lockwood

Oxford University Press

Paperback | Dec 1993 | #26720 | ISBN: 0198661967
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Gives over 1,500 standard and local British common bird names, for 260 species. Each entry provides etymology and history of the name. There is also an extensive introduction covering the linguistic evolution and standardization of bird names.


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