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Typescript bird observations by William Richmond Postle Bourne

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MS. Eng. c. 8404, fols. 65-70

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Typescript notes on birds observed in Habbaniyah, Iraq, 23-26 Nov 1956, Lebanon, Apr-May 1958, and Greece and Crete, May 1958.

Dates

  • 1956-1958

Extent

6 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 8404, fols. 65-70

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15229

Overview

Typescript bird observations by William Richmond Postle Bourne.

Biographical / Historical

William Richmond Postle Bourne was born in 1930 in Bedford, England, son of William Arthur Bourne and Joyce Postle. Bachelor in Medicine, Cambridge, 1955. Master of Arts, Cambridge, 1955. Field Assistant, Edward Grey Institute, Oxford, 1958-1961. Senior House Officer, Watford General Hospital, 1963-1970. Medical Chief Officer, Royal Fleet Auxiliaries, British Navy, 1983-1991. Research Fellow, Aberdeen (Scotland) University, 1970-2004.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.
Title
Typescript bird observations by William Richmond Postle Bourne
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by EAD version by Jen Patterson and Marion Lowman
Date
2019
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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