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The Illustrated Alphabet of Birds, by Unknown     The Baldwin Library University of Florida       THE ILLUSTRATED ALPHABET OF BIRDS     BOSTON WM. CROSBY & H.P. NICHOLS. 1851.      A     a THE AUK A is an Auk, Of the Artic sea, He lives on the ice, Where the winds blow free.     B     b THE BLUE BIRD. B is a Blue Bird. In early spring, How sweet his songs Through the forest ring.     C    c THE CONDOR. C is a Condor, On the Andes’ height, He plumes his wings For a lofty flight.     D     d THE DUCK. D is a Duck. Of the canvas back sort, To shoot at a flock Is considered fine sport.   [&hellip

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