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The splendor of birds : art and photographs from National Geographic

Author: Catherine Herbert Howell
Publisher: Washington, DC : National Geographic Partners, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Bird, nature, and art lovers alike will treasure this sumptuous visual celebration of the colours, forms, and behaviours of the winged wonders who share our world as they have been explored, displayed, and revealed throughout the years by National Geographic. The book moves chronologically so readers witness the tremendous growth in our knowledge of birds over the last 130 years, as well as the new frontiers in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Herbert Howell
ISBN: 9781426219672 1426219679
OCLC Number: 1021083062
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 510 pages : chiefly illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
Other Titles: Birds
Responsibility: Catherine Herbert Howell.

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An elegant collection featuring artwork and photography from the National Geographic archives illustrates the magnificence of birds.  Read more...

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