History of British Birds
by Thomas Bewick
containing the History and Description of Water Birds
Edition of 1821
The fifth edition of the Water Birds was published in 1821. Bewick had gathered much new material, and this edition contained 121 figures and 133 vignettes, as compared to the 103 figures and 128 vignettes in the 1816 edition. The 1821 edition was accompanied by a Supplement, with some additional figures.
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