Compact handbook of the birds of India and Pakistan

together with those of Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Sri Lanka
  • 737 Pages
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Oxford University Press , Delhi, New York
StatementSálim Ali and S. Dillon Ripley ; with 104 plates depicting all the species by John Henry Dick ; sponsored by the Bombay Natural History Society
ContributionsRipley, Sidney Dillon, 1913-2001, Dick, John Henry, 1919-, Bombay Natural History Society
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL691.S65 A6 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxlii, 737, 104 p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24876796M
ISBN 100195620631
LC Control Number89101301

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The Handbook of the Birds of India and Pakistan is the magnum opus of Indian ornithologist Salim Ali, written along with S. Dillon ed to the title is the phrase "together with those of Bangladesh, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan and Sri Lanka".The 10 volume work, often referred to as "the handbook", was started in and ended in A single volume "compact edition" of the.

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 India/5(14).

Book Condition: Edition: 2nd edition; Used: Very Good/Very Good; As new hardcover in dust jacket. Handbook of the Birds of India and Pakistan, Together with Those of Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, and Sri Lanka. Second edition Sponsored by the Bombay Natural History Society.

Originally published Color plates by John Henry DICK. Get this from a library. Compact handbook of the birds of India and Pakistan: together with those of Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Sri Lanka. [Sálim Ali; S Dillon Ripley; John Henry Dick; Bombay Natural History Society.].

species of birds, in 20 Orders and numerous Families, are known to occur in the Indian subcontinent. This Handbook describes the species by distribution, habits, breeding biology, diet, voice, and other features. Over plates and systematic keys in the text aid show the distribution of many migratory and spatially restricted forms, and.

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and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at India no fewer than 12 species of eagles, just counting those with winglength from mm. Six of these are in Aquila.

Pray that these splendid birds, together with the equally magnificent storks, will survive in India to be identified by future users of this Handbook of the birds of India and PakistanJoE MARS•r•L.

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Salim Ali, The Book of Indian Birds. Published by the Bombay Natural History Society. First edition of this book was produved by a not-for-profit organization prior to Indian Independence from within territory of India.

Ali, Salim, The book of Indian birds. 13th revised edition. Mumbai: Bombay Natural History Society. Ali, Salim & S.

Dillon Ripley, Handbook of the birds of India and Pakistan, together with those of Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Sri Lanka. 10 vols. New Delhi: Oxford University Press.

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Grimmett, Richard, Carol Inskipp and Tim Inskipp. This exhaustively researched and beautifully produced book will finally meet that need. Written by three leading experts on the region - Richard Grimmett, Carol Inskipp, and Tim Inskipp--the book provides complete information about the 1, species of birds found in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives.

Specially designed for use in the field, it is a compact version of the landmark A Guide to the Birds of India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives, hailed on its publication as a "stunning book" that "advanced the cause of Indian birding by years.".

A single volume compact edition of the Handbook was also produced and a supplementary illustrative work, the first to cover all the birds of India, A Pictorial Guide to the Birds of the Indian Subcontinent, by John Henry Dick and Dillon Ripley was published in The plates from this work were incorporated in the second edition of the Handbook.

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BOOK ⎜REVIEW RESONANCE ⎜January 75 of Kerala. However, his magnum opus was undoubtedly the 10 volumes of the Hand-book of the Birds of India and Pakistan, written over 10 years between andthe culmination of a life’s work.

This was later compiled into the Compact Handbook, the Bible of the Indian birdwatcher. Get this from a library. Handbook of the birds of India and Pakistan: together with those of Banladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, and Sri Lanka.

[Sálim Ali; S. About this Item: Oxford University Press, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Handbook of the Birds of India & Pakistan together with those of Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan and Ceylon (Sri Lanka). 10 Volume set, 1st editions in dust jackets, minor shelf wear.

extremely scarce to find the complete set. In total, the India Checklist acknowledges inclusion of species of birds out of which 61 (%) are endemic to India. Taxonomically, it covers 23 orders, families, and genera. Buy Handbook of the Birds of India and Pakistan, Volume Flowerpeckers to Buntings: NHBS - Salim Ali and S Dillon Ripley, Oxford University Press.

- Buy The Book of Indian Birds book online at best prices in India on Read The Book of Indian Birds book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified s: The Book of Indian Birds by Salim Ali is a landmark book on Indian ornithology, which helped spark popular interest in the birds of India.

First published init is currently in its 13th edition. Most of the older books on Indian birds were meant for identification using specimens in the hand and the only other field guide, Hugh Whistler's Popular Handbook Of Indian Birds was.

Synopsis This compact work has full colour illustrations of the more common and striking birds on the Indian sub-continent. It covers bird species in a vast diversity of habitats ranging from the Himalayas to Sri Lanka, and from Pakistan to Bangladesh.

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