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Record: oai:ARNO:209967

AuthorE.C. Dickinson
TitleSystematic notes on Asian birds. 52. An introduction to the bird collections of Brian Houghton Hodgson (1801-1894)
JournalZoologische Mededelingen
Keywordsbiography; labels; drawings; Nepal; Darjeeling; Sikkim; Tibet; Edward Blyth; John Edward Gray; George Robert Gray; William Jardine; Hugh Strickland; Zoological Society of London; British Museum; Hon. East-India Company; Asiatic Society of Bengal
AbstractHodgson spent most of his career in Nepal and several years of retirement in Darjeeling, making collection in both areas. Dates relating to these periods are clarified and his collections and donations are discussed. His drawings, touched upon briefly, are now receiving further study and will be reported upon in due course.
Document typearticle
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