Ornithology Collections in Cornell University
Allen, Elsa Guerdrum. The history of American ornithology before Audubon.
Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1951.
Farber, Paul Lawrence. The emergence of ornithology as a scientific discipline,
1760-1850. Dordrecht, Boston: D. Reidel, c1982.
Jackson, Christine E. Bird illustrators: some artists in early lithography.
London: Witherby, 1975.
Stresemann, Erwin. Ornithology from Aristotle to the present. Translated by Hans
J. and Cathleen Epstein. Edited by G. William Cottrell. With a foreword and an epilogue on
American ornithology by Ernst Mayr. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1975.
Online guide developed from:
Ornithology Collections in the Libraries at Cornell University: A Descriptive Guide
Revised Edition, 1999
Ithaca, New York
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Webpage last revised: 6/10/99 by jfc & clsb.