booksnbuildings:

Saint-Aignan, Angers (France)
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booksnbuildings:

Saint-Aignan, Angers (France)

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fuckyeahvintageillustration:

'European folk and fairy tales' restored and told by Joseph Jacobs, done into pictures by John D. Batten. Published 1916 by G. P. Putnam’s Sons, New York .

See the complete book here.


nemfrog:

Fig. 177. A Textbook of Veterinary Anatomy. 1910.

nemfrog:

Fig. 177. A Textbook of Veterinary Anatomy. 1910.

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omgthatdress:

Dress
1845
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art

omgthatdress:

Dress

1845

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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rhamphotheca:

New Zealand pigeon or kererū (Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae)

… is a bird endemic to New Zealand. Commonly called wood pigeon.
The New Zealand pigeon is a large, 550–850 g (19–30 oz), arboreal fruit-pigeonfound in forests from Northland to Stewart Island/Rakiura, ranging in habitats from coastal to montane. The New Zealand pigeons are commonly regarded as frugivorous, primarily eating fruits from native trees. They play an important ecological role, as they are the only birds capable of eating the largest native fruits and drupes (those with smallest diameter greater than 1 cm), such as those of the taraire, and thus spreading the seeds intact…

(read more: Wikipedia)

photos: Kereru Discovery, Matt Binns, and Philip Poole

* FInd out more about Kereru conservation in New Zealand:

http://kererudiscovery.org.nz/

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magictransistor:

Abu Yahya Zakariya’ ibn Muhammad al-Qazwini; ‘Wonders of the Seven Seas’ section of ‘Aja’ib al-makhluqat wa-ghara’ib al-mawjudat (Marvels of Things Created and Miraculous Aspects of Things Existing), ca. 1203-1283 CE.

magictransistor:

Abu Yahya Zakariya’ ibn Muhammad al-Qazwini; ‘Wonders of the Seven Seas’ section of ‘Aja’ib al-makhluqat wa-ghara’ib al-mawjudat (Marvels of Things Created and Miraculous Aspects of Things Existing), ca. 1203-1283 CE.

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buzzbuzzstuff:

Totem by Sarah Yeoman Watercolor

buzzbuzzstuff:

Totem by Sarah Yeoman Watercolor

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lotsofbirds:

Splendid Fairywren (Malurus splendens)
Distribution: Australia
IUCN Status: Least Concern
{ Ecology } { Vocalizations } { eBird }
(Photo by David Cook // CC 2.0)

lotsofbirds:

Splendid Fairywren (Malurus splendens)

Distribution: Australia

IUCN Status: Least Concern

Ecology } { Vocalizations } { eBird }

(Photo by David Cook // CC 2.0)

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