Rails Of The World: A Monograph of the Family Rallidae by S. Dillon Ripley. See my photographs (4) of this listing on main page. (LL-17-topshelf-flat)
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Book Description Smithsonian, 1984. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. This is the Portfolio Edition with introductory chapters and abbreviated species accounts from Rails of the world by S.Dilon Ripley. Includes 41 color plates illustrated by J. Fenwick Lansdowne. Published by the Smithsonian Institution Press in 1984. Plates loose in green folder with 31 page booklet. Light rubbing to folder. Bookseller since 1995 (LL-17-TS) rareviewbooks. Bookseller Inventory # RVB07171706
Book Description Smithsonian Institution Press, 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Minor wear. pages clean. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001328933
Book Description Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C., 1984. Portfolio. Book Condition: Fine. J. Fenwick Lansdowne (illustrator). Portfolio Edition with 41 color prints by Lansdowne suitable for framing. Introductory chapters and abbreviated species accounts from Rails of the World by S. Dillion Ripley. Prints measure 10" X 14" and are in mint condition as is the booklet included in the portfolio folder. The folder has some wear to the exterior and would be graded very good. Bookseller Inventory # 008896
Book Description Smithsonian Institute Press, Washington, D. C., 1984. Portfolio. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Lansdowne, J. Fenwick (illustrator). First Edition. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 21488