Illustrations of Indian ornithology : containing fifty figures of new, unfigured and interesting species of birds, chiefly from the south of India /
Jerdon's Indian ornithology
Jerdon, T. C. (Thomas Claverhill),
Hunt, Phineas R.,
Kistnarajoo, C. V.,
R. E. B.,
American Mission Press (Madras, India),
printer of plates.
Printed by P.R. Hunt, American Mission Press,
Plates variously signed: Printed by Litho. C.V. Kistnarajoo; R.E.B. lith.; Leonard Lith.; Miller Lith; Prel. lith Linn imp.; Reeve Brothers; Reeve (London) imp.
Originally published in four numbers, 1843-1847.
Plates XXVIII and XXXIV have captions printed on cancel slips; plates XL, XLIX and L have plate numbers printed on cancel slips.
Plates are hand-colored.
There was also an octavo issue, described in J. Anker, Bird books and Nissen, Illustrierten Vogelbücher.
Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib., | p. 335-6
QL691.I4 J55 1847