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), 1811-1872
B., R. E. lithographer
Hunt, Phineas R., 1816-1878
Kistnarajoo, C. V.,
Miller, Gerrit S. (Gerrit Smith), 1869-1956
American Mission Press (Madras, India),
, printer of plates.
Madras :Printed by P.R. Hunt, American Mission Press,1847.
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
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