Charles B. Cory

Charles B. Cory

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Charles Barney Cory (January 31, 1857 - July 31, 1921) was an American ornithologist and golfer. Cory was born in Boston. His father had made a fortune from a large import business, ensuring that his son never had to work. At the age of sixteen Cory developed an interest in ornithology and began a skin collection. Due to his ability to travel anywhere he wished this soon became the best collection of birds of the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico in existence.show more

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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 113g
  • Claud Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136708515
  • 9786136708515