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The Woodcock

The Woodcock Birds
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Stock #: 298557
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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British Game Birds Series II 9524
The Woodcock is a genus of birds of the Tetrasnidie family, at one time a regular migrant to Great Britain, but of recent years becoming more and more a resident. Woodcock are about 14 inches long, and lay 4 eggs in a hollow in the ground, lined with a few dead leaves. The flesh is much esteemed for table purposes