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RAILS OF THE WORLD
Written by S. Dillon Ripley; Storrs L. Olson. Illustrated by J. Fenwick Lansdowne.
Stock no. 1811048
Published by M.F. Feheley. 1st 1977. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A monograph of the family Rallidai with a chapter on fossil species by Olson. Very large format. Burgundy cloth spine with gilt title and vignette, beige cloth boards. Coloured frontis and 41 superb colour plates together with 17 distribution maps. xx + 406 pages. ISBN: 087923198X. A book in almost fine condition with faint tape marks to endpapers in a dustwrapper which is slightly faded at spine and lightly creased at edges, small amount of loss to top of spine. Contained in original slipcase which has been covered with green cloth which is now coming unstuck at ends and is bubbled.

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THE 19TH-CENTURY JOURNALS & PAINTINGS OF WILLIAM POPE
Written by Harry B. Barrett; J. Fenwick Lansdowne. Illustrated by William Pope.
Stock no. 1806185
Published by M.F. Feheley. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Canada's first artist-naturalist. Large format. Grey/brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0919880002. Text block lightly browned else contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is browned and grubby with a few closed tears, repaired to verso with white labels.

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