Birds of the WorldBook - 2006
This stunning collection of art and text captures the grace, beauty,and flamboyance of the world's birds. In more than 400 pages,ornithologist Les Beletsky has gathered over 1,600 original paintingsthat reveal the form, posture, and plumage of all the avian families,with featured illustrations of 1,307 species. The paintings are fromeleven of the world's leading bird artists, with many beingpublished here for the first time.
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, 2006.
Branch Call Number: 598 BEL
Characteristics: xi, 513 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.