With gorgeous colour photographs and informative text, Stephen Green-Armytage surveys many breeds around the world, capturing with his camera chickens of all sizes, shapes, and colours and illuminating gorgeous feather patterns, elaborate wattles and boots, and many other details. Included are breeds developed in Japan, Malaysia, Britain, France, Italy, Belgium, Germany, Poland, Australia, South America, the United States, and elsewhere. For breeders and enthusiasts, this volume will be a treasure they must own; for others it will be a revelation, worth having for the sheer enjoyment of the striking photographs and the amazing animals they portray. The original Extraordinary Chickens will be rejacketed to tie in visually with this new book.Über den Autor:
Stephen Green-Armytage's photographs have appeared in numerous books and magazines, including Sports Illustrated, Life, Fortune, and Smithsonian. The author/photographer of Abrams' first volume on Extraordinary Chickens, as well as subsequent takes on Extraordinary Pheasants and Extraordinary Pigeons and the delightful children's book Dudley - The Little Terrier That Could, he lives in New York City.
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Buchbeschreibung New York, Harry N. Abrams, 2005. Gr.-8°, Hardcover/Pappeinband. Buchzustand: Sehr gut. 112 S., überw. farb. III. SU. minimal berieben, ansonsten sehr guter Zustand. Zum Buch: This unique book provides a glorious window into the world of exotic chickens. With gorgeous colour photographs and lively text, author Stephen Green-Armytage surverys many breeds around the world, capturing with his camera chickens of all sizes, shapes, and colours while illuminating beautiful fearther patterns, elaborate wattles and "boots," and many other details. For breeders and enthusiasts, this volume will be a treasure they must own; for ohers it will be a revelation, worth having for the sheer enjoyment of the striking photographs and the amazing animals they portray. Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 550. Artikel-Nr. 37484