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Illustrations of Indian Ornithology

containing fifty figures of new, unfigured and interesting species of birds, chiefly from the south of India.

by Thomas Caverhill Jerdon

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Published by American Mission Press in Madras .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- India -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby T. C. Jerdon, Esq. / Madras Medical Establishment.
    GenrePictorial works
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17894682M
    OCLC/WorldCa29935579

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