He had a short, knife-sharp white beard, and a face as lean and haughty as a griffon vulture's.
The third common vulture is the Himalayan griffon (Gyps himalayensis).
The griffon is endowed with wonderful strength of body and powers of flight.
griffon spoke German, and had a short colloquy with the officer about us.
Instead of A I should prefer to read The, because this griffon is the same which robbed the child before.
The resting-place of the griffon Vulture is always on some lofty spot.
griffon breeders say that if a griffon feels ill it dies, and this is in some measure applicable to Japs also.
The griffon Vulture is common now, and probably always has been.
The productions of the griffon are not nearly so handsome, and are occasionally altogether destitute of markings.
Of the outlandish monsters the griffon is the oldest and the chief.