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history of the birds of Ceylon

W. Vincent Legge

history of the birds of Ceylon

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Published by the Author in London .
Written in English


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Statementby Capt. W. Vincent Legge.
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Open LibraryOL18101279M


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A History of the Birds of Ceylon (Classic Reprint) Paperback – Aug by Captain Vincent Legge Ra (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, Aug "Please retry" — — — Paperback Author: Captain Vincent Legge Ra. The author has added 24 new species to the list of the birds of Ceylon, and mentions 47 species as peculiar to the island.

The fine plates, colored by hand, were executed from drawings by J.G. Keulemans" (Anker ). Vincent Legge () was commissioned into the Royal Artillery and stationed in Ceylon from to   A history of the birds of Ceylon Item Preview remove-circle This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.

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Vincent (William Vincent), History of the birds of Ceylon. London: Published by the author, A history of the birds of Ceylon. Legge, W. Vincent (William Vincent), Keulemans, J. (John Gerrard), Hanhart, Weller, Edward, Publication Details. London:Published by the author, [i.e.

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Dehiwala, Sri Lanka: Tisara Prakasakayo, (OCoLC) Online version: Legge, W. Vincent (William Vincent), History of the birds of Ceylon. Dehiwala, Sri Lanka: Tisara Prakasakayo, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: W Vincent Legge.

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Software An illustration of two photographs. A history of the birds of Ceylon Item Preview remove-circle. The purpose of the book was to enable bird-watchers to identify the species to be seen on the Island.

The author has also provided a framework of general information. For this revised edition, a number of illustrations of nests and an appendix listing the names of families used compared with W W A Phillip's Revised Checklist of the Birds of. History of the Birds of Ceylon by William Vincent Legge. This is one of the definitive books on birds in Sri Lanka, beautifully illustrated by John Gerrard Keulemans.

Colonel William Vincent Legge ( – ) was an Australian soldier and an ornithologist who documented the birds. A history of the birds of Ceylon / Pages; Table of Contents Search Inside This Book: Results For: Click/Shift+Click pages to select for download.

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The BHL considers that. A History of the Birds of Ceylon. By Capt. Vincent Legge Part I. Imp. 4to. 1– (London: Published by the Author, )Author: R. Bowdler Sharpe. Manual of the birds of Ceylon. Wait, Walter Ernest: Published by Delhi, Periodical Export Book Agency, [], reprint of the 2nd edition (Colombo / London), Lex.

English: Illustrations from "A History of the Birds of Ceylon" by W(illiam) Vincent Legge. Self-published by the author; printed by Taylor & Francis. Most of the illustrations in the book were by Keulemans. One was by Strutt and another by Joseph Smit. Birds of Ceylon.

[London], [Associated Newspapers of Ceylon], []-(DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: W W A Phillips. A Guide to the Birds of Ceylon by Henry, G.M.

Oxford University Press, Incorporated, Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. Manual of the birds of Ceylon / by W. Wait; A () revised checklist of the birds of Ceylon / by W.

Phillips; A annotated checklist of the birds of Ceylon (Sri Lanka) / by W. Phillips; A history of the birds of Ceylon / W.

Vincent Legge; A history of the birds of Ceylon / W. Vincent Legge. A Guide To The Birds of Ceylon. by Henry G.M. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Year Number of Species Reference Comment Holdsworth – Catalogue of Birds found in Ceylon Legge – A history of birds of Ceylon Included 17 species in the present list Wait – Manual of Birds of Ceylon Excluded the red faced-malkoha.

National Library of Australia's SR set in contemporary red leather binding with gilt decorations and some evidence of worming; presented to the Commonwealth National Library by Mr. Aubrey Martensz, High Commissioner of Ceylon ().

Binder's title: Birds of Ceylon. Bibliography: pages Subjects: Birds -- Sri Lanka. Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one.

Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. A GUIDE TO BIRDS OF CEYLON - Hardcover *Excellent Condition*. Birds of Ceylon was written in England after he left Ceylon in Colonel Legge came back to Tasmania and took on the vital task of organising the defence of Hobart.

His interest in natural history, particularly birds, never waned and he was one of the founders of the Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union and its first president. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Phillips, W.W.A.

(William Watt Addison). Birds of Ceylon. [London, Associated Newspapers of Ceylon, A history of the birds of Ceylon v.2 () London:Published by the author, [i.e.

] : Get this from a library. A () revised checklist of the birds of Ceylon. [W W A Phillips]. A History of British Birds is a natural history book by Thomas Bewick, published in two 1, Land Birds, appeared in Volume 2, Water Birds, appeared in A supplement was published in The text in Land Birds was written by Ralph Beilby, while Bewick took over the text for the second book is admired mainly for the beauty and clarity of.

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The Ceylon Government (printed By Taylor & Francis of London) Published in four parts (, & ), and now bound into a beautiful green, half leather binding, with raised spine bands and gilt lettering and decoration; Top edge is gi.

A History of the Birds of Europe, Including all the Species Inhabiting the Western Palearctic Region is a nine-volume ornithological book published in parts between and It was mainly written by Henry Eeles Dresser, although Richard Bowdler Sharpe co-authored the earlier volumes.

It describes all the bird species reliably recorded in the wild in Europe and adjacent geographical areas. Birds Peculiar to Ceylon was published in See the full book here. Note: I would like to know more about this book as it seems to be quite a different publication to the famous History of the Birds of Ceylon, but there is far less information on it.

Do comment if you know more. A annotated checklist of the birds of Ceylon (Sri Lanka) Unknown Binding – January 1, by W. A Phillips (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover $ Author: W. A Phillips. Sálim Moizuddin Abdul Ali (12 November – 20 June ) was an Indian ornithologist and naturalist.

Sometimes referred to as the "birdman of India", Salim Ali was among the first Indians to conduct systematic bird surveys across India and wrote several bird books that popularised ornithology in /5(9).

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All of Sri Lanka's official avian species are described in the text and depicted in a collection of stunning color plates painted by Tim Worfolk, one of Britain's leading bird Reviews:.