nemfrog| Fig. 6. “Restoration of Hesperornis.” Visitors’ guide to the collection of birds in the American Museum of Natural History. 1888.
'A History of the Birds of New Zealand', 1888 by Sir Walter Lawry Buller
Fig. 205. Hooded Merganser. The bird; its form and function. 1906.
What a beautiful bird!
Image from page 40 of "The dodo and its kindred; or, The history, affinities, and osteology of the dodo, solitaire, and other extinct birds of the islands Mauritius, Rodriguez and Bourbon" (1848)
Spreeuw / Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) by Serge Sanramat #Bird #Starling
Little Owl, Birds of field and forest, E. Demartini, 1955