Turning the Book Wheel
A tumblr of semi-random stuff from the stacks of the Smithsonian Libraries
11 of August, 2014

Tired of crossing the road every day, Wilbur decided it was time for something radically different.

Image (of not a chicken but a “violaceous partridge”) taken from volume 3 of George Shaw’s “The naturalist’s miscellany" (1789).

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Tags:  #BHL  #chicken jokes  #partridge

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