R. David Digby. Good in Good jacket. Ex-Library. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. Minor edge and corner wear to the dj; lightly scuffed and scratched; corners are gently bumped and rubbed; some light shelf wear; ex-library with the usual library markings; overall a nice used copy! Blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. 188 informative and educational pages nicely enhanced by black and white and full-color illustrations! "The swiftest creature on earth, capable of swooping down on its prey at 200 miles an hour, is a member of the falcon family. Falcons include some of the most splendidly adapted predators in the world, and are notable for their near perfection in form and function. These compact, powerfully built birds are the subject of this important book, generously illustrated by 40 full-page four-color paintings, 4 double-spread paintings, and 30 maps.........."
Tall Qto. VG/VG. medium blue DJ spine with cream lettering. full color jacket front illustration, minimal edgewear follows the perimeter. toning heavy to the inner flaps, heavily foxed jacket reverse. dark blue clothbound HB volume, gilt-stamped titling, adjacent boards' handling mild and with some surfacewear. interior includes 40 full page color paintings, 4 double-spread paintings, 30 maps, and some b/w figures within the textblock. 188 pp. and bibliography. ISBN# 0801414547. Rockville.
Very Good. Very Good DJ. 0801414547 188 pp., folio. Hardcover in dj. Filled w/ species descriptions & illustrated w/ wonderful avian paintings by David Digby. Very light shelfwear to boards. Slight cocking & shaking to spine but binding very sturdy. Textblock clean & crisp. Slight scuffing & wear to dj.
Used: Like New in As New jacket. Size: Oversize-international may require extra postage; As new hardcover in dust jacket. Back of dust jacket rubbed, otherwise as new. Reprinted 1987. A complete synopsis of the genus Falco, plus detailed accounts for the 39 species of falcons. 192 pp. Forty full-page color paintings by David Digby. Oversize-extra postage may be requested.
Near Fine in Very Good jacket. First edition, 1982, hardcover, quarto, 188pp., illustrated in color. Book near fine with hint of wear to boards, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. DJ VG with rubbing, mild toning.
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. Hardcover. Edge fading to Book, scratches & wear to DJ back. Overall, a clean and tight copy to read and enjoy. Cornell Univ Pr, 1982. 1st Edition/1st Printing. Near Fine Book in Very Good+ Dust Jacket. Dust Jacket protected with a new archival cover. Bubble wrapped and shipped promptly in a box.
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