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Fox Photos/Getty ImagesYoung Boy in his school uniform fishing from a gate near, Langport, Somerset. 1935Thanks to undr
Feb 8, 2014 / 745 notes
Fox Photos/Getty ImagesYoung Boy in his school uniform fishing from a gate near, Langport, Somerset. 1935

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Feb 8, 2014 / 239 notes

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Ice Lake Basin, Colorado

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Feb 8, 2014 / 2,350 notes
He walked among farmers and mountain people, among swamp people and fishermen. And everywhere people asked him why he was walking through the country.
Because he loved true things he tried to explain.
John Steinbeck, 1945. Cannery Row.
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jchambone:

Tiger in the net. #tbt

Hope to catch one of these some day.
Feb 7, 2014 / 44 notes

adventuresonthefly:

jchambone:

Tiger in the net. #tbt

Hope to catch one of these some day.

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Feb 6, 2014 / 3,764 notes
Eurasian hobby.
John Gerrard Keulemans, from Coloured figures of the birds of the British Islands vol. 1, by Thomas Littleton Powys (Lord Lilford), London, 1885.
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Feb 6, 2014 / 206 notes

Eurasian hobby.

John Gerrard Keulemans, from Coloured figures of the birds of the British Islands vol. 1, by Thomas Littleton Powys (Lord Lilford), London, 1885.

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Natural history of the animal kingdom  : in three parts, comprising I. Mammalia : II. Birds : Part III. Reptiles, amphibia, fishes, insects, worms, molluscs, zoophytes, on Flickr.
Via Flickr: ByKirby, W. F. (William Forsell), 1844-1912  Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916  Schubert, Gotthilf Heinrich von, 1780-1860  Publication info Brighton :E. & J.B. Young and Co.,1889 BHL Collections: Smithsonian Libraries
Feb 6, 2014 / 171 notes

Natural history of the animal kingdom  : in three parts, comprising I. Mammalia : II. Birds : Part III. Reptiles, amphibia, fishes, insects, worms, molluscs, zoophytes, on Flickr.

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ByKirby, W. F. (William Forsell), 1844-1912 
Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916 
Schubert, Gotthilf Heinrich von, 1780-1860 
Publication info Brighton :E. & J.B. Young and Co.,1889
BHL Collections:
Smithsonian Libraries

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heaveninawildflower:

Papilio Ligea (1804-1806) by James Sowerby (1757-1822) taken from   ‘The British Miscellany’
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Feb 5, 2014 / 44 notes

heaveninawildflower:

Papilio Ligea (1804-1806) by James Sowerby (1757-1822) taken from   ‘The British Miscellany’

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Foxglove illustration by P.J. Redoute taken from  ‘La botanique de J.J. Rousseau’ (1805).
Missouri Botanical Garden
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Feb 4, 2014 / 152 notes

Foxglove illustration by P.J. Redoute taken from  ‘La botanique de J.J. Rousseau’ (1805).

Missouri Botanical Garden

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