Pp. 347, 32 full page plates after paintings by J. C. Harrison - 16 are in full color, 21 distribution maps and diagrams. Publisher's original gray cloth with red cloth title/author panels lettered in gilt on the spine and front cover, top page edge in red, 4to. The scarce original printing of Delacour's classic study with superb color plates. See also Ripley 74. No ownership marks and few signs of use. Light rubbing to title panel on the spine; a bright and clean copy in near fine condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Pheasants of the World.
Publisher: London: Country Life, . First edition.
Publication Date: 1951
Book Description Spur Publications, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 2nd Edition. A new looking book that is clean tight with unmarked pages in A D.J.395pp., b&w and color illustrations. Indexed. The most comprehensive and authoritative work on pheasants in the past 50 years. Bookseller Inventory # 001769
Book Description Spur Pub./The World Pheasant Assoc., Surrey, England, 1982. Imitation Leather. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. J.C. Harrison (illustrator). 2nd Edition. Quarto, 395 pp., color frontis, color plates, b/w illus., maps, bib., index. First edition pub. in 1951, 2nd & revised edn. pub. in 1977, this is the 3rd prntg. of the 2nd edn., 1982. Written by the world's expert on pheasants. Red imitation leather hard cover book w/gold-foil stamping to the front & spine in v.g. cond., d/w v.g. cond. but has a crease down the spine & shows lt. wear to the corners. Bookseller Inventory # 009379
Book Description Spur Publications/ World Pheasant Association. Book Condition: Very Good, Very Good-. third impression, 1982. 4TO, 395 pgs, Color Illus, Hardcover Hardcover in dust jacket. Very nice red leather-like binding with title in gold on front board and on spine. Clean endpapers and text pages, light tanning to margin edges. White color illustrated dust jacket is creased at upper front edge. Light edge wear and tanning. Looks very nice when placed in new protective mylar. Always carefully wrapped and shipped in cardboard boxes to protect your purchase. Illustrated with 17 pages in color, 16 in black and white and 32 based on paintings. Nice tight binding. Bookseller Inventory # 038458
Book Description Country Life, 1964. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. J C Harrison (illustrator). Pheasants of the World a Very good Identifying and Breeding guid to the Birds Book in near fine cond just dj chipped and torn ow jacket fair cond. Bookseller Inventory # 002373
Book Description Country Life Ltd., London & Allen Publishing Comp., Salt Lake City, USA 1964., 1964. Quart. Goldgepr. Org.-Ganzleinen. 351 (+1) S., mit 32 Farbtafeln (nicht in Seitenzählung eingeschlossen). Sehr gutes Exemplar, wohlerhalten. ENGLISH: Quarto. Publisher's gilt full cloth. 351 (+1) pp., with 32 coloured plates (not included into pagination). Very well preserved copy. 2000 g. Bookseller Inventory # CO0045-00B
Book Description Spur Publications / World Pheasant Assn 1977 (Second Edition), 1977. Quarto, red faux leather boards with gilt lettering to spine & front board, upper page edges stainied red, frontispiece, 395pp, illus, VG+ (v. slight bruising to spine extrems, light soiling to page lower corner edges) in d/w, VG (price clipped, some creasing to spine extrems, light tanning). Bookseller Inventory # 2g24a/19
Book Description London Country Life Limited, 1965. fourth impression, titlepage printed in red and black, 4to. (pp. 351), original grey cloth, contrasting red panels on spine and upper cover lettered in gilt, top edges red, with dust jacket, price unclipped, with publisher's original card slip-case, A near fine copy with near find dust jacket with original card slip-case, cloth covers clean and binding firm, ends and edges very lightly foxed but contents clean, bookplate of the late N. A. Whinfrey of Punch Magazine and Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society on endpaper, no inscriptions or markings, spine of dust jacket with head and tail slightly worn, dust jacket complete, unusual to still have the publisher's original card slip-case which is a little worn but still sound. Bookseller Inventory # 8311
Book Description London 1964, 351 pp, plates and maps d87(). Bookseller Inventory # 157348
Book Description Spur Publications, 1977. Book Condition: Good. J.C. Harrison; R. David Digby (illustrator). A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 0904558371-2-4
Book Description Spur Publications, Liss, England, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Harrison, J.C. and R. Daviv Digby (illustrator). 2nd Edition. Previous owner's blind-stamp on title page, no other markings. 395 pages. Second edition. 32 plates, 21 maps and diagrams. Bookseller Inventory # 22255