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... ntent at http://about.jstor.org/participate--jstor/individuals/early-journal--content. JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary source objects. JSTOR helps people discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform, and preserves this content for future generations. JSTOR is part of ITHAKA, a not--for--profit organization that also includes Ithaka S+R and Portico. For more information about JSTOR, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. VoL XIII Recent Literature. 253 z 896 and the various extinct types are also mentioned. As a popular treatise on the Class Aves, the work as a whole is entitled to generous patronage. -J. A. A. Publications Received.-Allen, J. A. ' Progress in American Ornithology. I888-I895.' (Science, May 22, and June 5, I896.) Bruner, Lawrence. Some notes on Nebraska Birds. A list of the Species and Subspecies found in the State, with notes on their distribution, Food-habits, etc. (Rep. Nebraska State Hort. Soc., I896, pp. 48-I 78.) Biittikofer, J. On Phasianus zgnitus and its nearest Allies. (Notes from the Leyden Museum, XVII, pp. I69-I96.) Dury, Charles. Note on the Chachalaca, Ortalis vetula mccalli Baird. (Journ. Cincinnati Soc. Nat. Hist. XVIII, pp. 20I-202.) Hartert, Ernst. Preliminary Descriptions of some new Birds from the Mountains of Southern Celebes. (Nov. Zool. III, pp. 69-7I, I896.) Harvie-Brown. J. A. The Tufted Duck in Scotland: its Increase and Distribution. (Proc. Roy, Phys. Soc. Edinburgh, XIII, pp. 144-I60.) Harvie-Brown, J. A., and T. E. Buckley. A Vertebrate Fauna of the Moray Basin. 2 Vols., small 4to. Edinburgh. David Douglas, I895. Price, 42 shillings net. Howe, Reginald Heber, Jr., " Every Bird " -A Guide to the identification of the Birds of Woodland, Beach and Ocean. Sm. 8vo, pp. Viii, I92.