The Audubon Birds Coloring Book (Paperback)

The Audubon Birds Coloring Book By Peter Gray (Illustrator), John James Audubon Cover Image
By Peter Gray (Illustrator), John James Audubon
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Description


Indulge your love of birds with this beautiful collection of images for coloring. Full-page coloring guides are shown opposite John James Audubon's original illustrations from his masterwork Birds of America. Favorites such as the blue jay and the golden eagle appear along with colorful flycatchers, warblers, and water birds. The birds' varied forms and vibrant plumage make them ideal subjects for coloring, and in these pages you can hone your skills and celebrate the beauty of these wonderful creatures.

About the Author


John James Audubon (1785-1851) was born in Haiti and raised in France, emigrating to North America when he was 18 years old to avoid conscription into the Napoleonic wars. For many years he worked as a trading merchant, before turning to his true passion: ornithology. Audubon spent many years traveling the North American continent, identifying and recording bird species. The Birds of America was an immediate success, with Audubon becoming a household name in the nineteenth century. It is still considered to be one of the greatest works of ornithology ever created.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781784286002
ISBN-10: 1784286001
Publisher: Arcturus Editions
Publication Date: April 15th, 2017
Pages: 96
Language: English