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Handbook of the Birds of the World; Volume 6 Mousebirds to Hornbills

edited by Josep del Hoyo, Andrew Elliott, Jordi Sargatal

Handbook of the Birds of the World; Volume 6 Mousebirds to Hornbills
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This volume includes over 46 colour plates and 330 photographs of trogons, kingfishers, todies, motmots, bee-eaters, rollers, hornbills and other spectacular families of birds.

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