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Birds of India

Abdul Jamil Urfi

Birds of India

a literary anthology

by Abdul Jamil Urfi

  • 89 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary collections,
  • Birds

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-379).

    Statementedited by Abdul Jamil Urfi
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL691.I4 B57 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 385 p. :
    Number of Pages385
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25301412M
    ISBN 100198069391
    ISBN 109780198069393
    LC Control Number2012392644


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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.

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Each plate is accompanied by text highlighting identification, voice, habitat, altitudinal range, distribution and status. This is a list of the bird species of India and includes extant and recently extinct species recorded within the political limits of the Republic of India as defined by the Indian government are known to have species as ofof which 78 are endemic to the country.

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