Hand colored lithographic plate, approximately 8.25 inches wide by 10.75 inches long. From: Captain W. Vincent Legge, A History of the Birds of Ceylon, volume 1,1880, lithographer J. G. Keulemans. The top bird is a yellow-eared bulbul (Kelaartia penicillata, now Pycnonotus penicillatus). The bottom image is a orange-billed babbler (Malacocercus rufescens, now Turdoides rufescens). Both birds are endemic to Sri Lanka. Bookseller Inventory # 5841
Title: Yellow-eared Bulbul and Orange-billed ...
Publisher: London: by the author, . First edition.
Publication Date: 1880
Book Condition: Near fine.
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