A HISTORY OF THE BIRDS OF CEYLON. LONDON: PUBLISHED BY THE AUTHOR, 1880
One volume bound in 3, 4to (12 5/8 x 9 3/4 in.; 315 x 245 mm). Hand-colored engraved map, dedication leaf, plain anatomical plate, 34 hand-colored lithographed plates after J.G. Keulemans, 12 in-text woodcut illustrations; very minor foxing primarily to edges of margins. Later three-quarter red calf over red cloth, spines with raised bands in six compartments, gilt-lettered in second, third, and fifth, top edges gilt; small tear to cloth of upper cover of vol. 3.
Milton S. Ray (bookplate to front pastedown of vol. 1)
Anker 284; Fine Bird Books, p.89; Nissen IVB 539; Wood, p.439; Zimmer, p.382