This book comprises a wonderfully detailed guide to the birds of India. With a special focus on the intricacies of classification, and containing a plethora of helpful diagrams and illustrations, this antique text is the perfect guide for both beginners and seasoned ornithologists, and constitutes a great addition to any collection of bird-watching literature. The chapters of this book include: Aururae, Rititae, Carinatae, Bill or Beak, Teeth, Forelinb or Wing, Integumet and Feathers, Arrangement of Coverts, Modification of Cubitals, Arrangement of Cubitals, Wing Claws, Wing Spurn, Posterior Extremity or Leg, Spurs of Legs, Coverings of Feet, et cetera. This book has been elected for modern republication due to its immense educational value and is proudly republished here complete with a new introduction to ornithology. 'Game, Shore And Water - Birds Of India' was originally published in 1888.
Number Of Pages: 328
Published: 15th March 2007
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 14.0 x 1.85
Weight (kg): 0.42