living jewels from the dead books
a small book (only thirty three pages) describing sixteen species (living jewels) from the books published in past centuries such as "the mammals of india" by t.c. jerdon (1862) or "the natural history of the cranes" by edward blyth (1881).
few of the living jewels included in the book are crab plover, blue-cheeked bee-eater, demoiselle crane, royle's pika, desert jird, spiny-tailed lizard.
few pages are attached herewith.
feel free to contact me (details @ info) in case you wish to get a (soft or hard) copy of this book.