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JJ Audubon Birds Of America

RH Value Publishing

JJ Audubon Birds Of America

by RH Value Publishing

  • 324 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Crescent .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Sale Books,
  • Nonfiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7682212M
    ISBN 100517253046
    ISBN 109780517253045
    OCLC/WorldCa7208343

    John James Audubon The Birds of America Amsterdam edition () A French-American ornithologist, naturalist, and painter, Audubon was notable for his expansive studies to document all types of American birds, and for his detailed illustrations that depicted the birds in their natural habitats. His major work, a color-plate book entitled The Birds of America (–), is considered one. Selected Birds of America By John James Audubon - Volume 1 Only of Limited Edition 2 Volume Set by John James Audubon Minor shelf and handling wear, overall a clean solid copy with minimal signs of use. Secure packaging for safe Rating: % positive.

      John James Audubon is best known for The Birds of America, a book of images, portraits of every bird then known in the United States – painted and . Birds of america book price - 'Birds of America' Book Fetches Record $ Million Its price exceeded the $ million paid in March by Sheikh Saud al-Thani of. The Birds of America is a book by naturalist and painter John James Audubon, containing. The winning bid was a record auction price for a printed book and was placed by London-based art dealer Michael Tollemache, who outbid three/

      THE EXCEPTIONALLY FINE DUKE OF PORTLAND SET OF AUDUBON'S MASTERPIECE THE BIRDS OF AMERICA -- THE FINEST COLOR-PLATE BOOK OF ORNITHOLOGY EVER PRODUCED.   John James Audubon was a naturalist and painter and is considered one of the greatest bird artists of all time. Born in Haiti in , he spent much of his life travelling North America observing, catching and drawing birds and animals in remarkable detail/5(26).


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This book is full of JJ Audubon Birds Of America book pictures. I use it in an ornithology unit with 2nd graders.

Part of the unit centers around art inspired by birds, and so we of course discuss Audubon. The book is a good size (not elephant portfolio size-I wish- but large enough for students to /5(87). In the 's Audubon also wrote his Ornithological Biography which described the habits of the birds he drew.

He interspersed these bird biographies with episodes on life in America during this turbulent period. His writings are now considered a literary by: 7. Audubon's Birds of America: The Audubon Society Baby Elephant Folio Roger Tory Peterson. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition.

$ The Audubon Reader John James Audubon. out of 5 stars 8. Kindle Edition. $ John James Audubon: The Making of an American Richard Rhodes/5(87).

Collection of four-hundred thirty-five full color plates of American birds. These are reproductions from the original "elephant folio" plates created by John James Audubon and published from Reproduction of Audubon's original title page precedes plates.

Dust jacket has rips along top edge. xii, + 1 pages. cloth, dust jacket. 4to/5(87). A rare opportunity to experience this book up close awaits visitors to Chicago’s Field Museum during its exhibition 'Audubon's Birds of America' through Janu Author: Chadd Scott.

John James Audubon's 'The Birds of America' was immediately recognized as an extraordinary achievement and perhaps the greatest contribution ever made of art in the service of science. An early subscriber's copy of John James Audubon's "Double Elephant Folio" – incomparably the most important and most beautiful color-plate book ever : Selby Kiffer.

Hardback. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 1st edition. Favorite Audubon Birds of America by John James Audubon. Published by Crown Publishers Inc, New York, NY, 1st Edition. Hardbound, Paper DJ. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall).

Condition: V-Fine in Torn DJ. Pgs. ISBN LCCN John James Audubon's Birds of America is a portal into the natural world. Printed between andit contains life-size watercolors of North American birds (Havell edition), all reproduced from hand-engraved plates, and is considered to be the archetype of wildlife illustration.

John James Audubon’s Birds of America Often cited as “the most expensive book of all time,” there are still known intact copies of John James Audubon’s The Birds of America (which was published between and ).

The Birds of America [John James Audubon] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(50). The Birds of America - Vol. III and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(86). John James Audubon (Jean-Jacques Audubon) (Ap Janu ) was a French American ornithologist, naturalist, and painter.

He was notable for his expansive studies to document all types of American birds and for his detailed illustrations that depicted the birds in their natural habitats/5(9). His major work, a color-plate book entitled The Birds of America (), is considered one John James Audubon (Jean-Jacques Audubon) (Ap – Janu ) was a French American ornithologist, naturalist, and painter/5.

On J one of the world’s most expensive books, John James Audubon’s double-elephant folio of The Birds of America, will go to auction in New York City. Birds of America Bien Edition () The original Audubon Bien Edition consisted of different printed images on different sheets measuring about /2" x /2".

Many of the original sheets contained 2 images, and they were frequently separated into two smaller sheets. Audubon's Warbler, Hermit Warbler, Black-throated gray Warbler. Autumnal Warbler. Bachman's Finch. Bachman's Warbler. Baltimore Oriole. Band-tailed Pigeon. Bank Swallow and Violet-green Swallow.

Bartram Sandpiper. Bay-breasted Warbler. Belted Kingfisher. Bemaculated Duck. Bird of Washington. Black & White Creeper. Black & Yellow Warbler. Summary; John James Audubon, an early American naturalist and painter, produced one of the greatest works of natural history and art of the nineteenth century, The Birds of America.

As the record of the interior story of the making of this monumental work, his journal of is one of the richest documents in the history of American culture. His major work, a color-plate book entitled The Birds of America (–), is considered one of the finest ornithological works ever completed.

Audubon is also known for having identified 25 new species. 1 Early life 2 Immigration to the United StatesBorn: Jean Rabin, ApLes Cayes, Saint. One of the most valuable illustrated books ever produced, a first edition of John James Audubon’s “The Birds of America,” went up for auction at Christie’s in New York, June 14th, and sold for USD $9, This is nearly $2 million more than when this particular copy had sold to American collector Carl Knobloch in for $ million.

Written by naturalist John James Audubon, the Birds of America is one of the most prized and collected books of all time. In addition to the stunning colors and detail in Audubon's work, it is noteworthy also because of its ambitious scope: to paint every bird in North America.

Six of the birds painted have become extinct since its publication. And Audubon’s second book, Ornithological Biography, which was intended to be a companion to The Birds of America, would inspire the founding of .The Audubon Birdhouse Book This DIY Guide helps you build and safely place your own birdhouses for more than 20 North American bird species, from wrens to raptors.

With easy to follow instructions, the book's projects are great for everyone, from the novice to the most experienced woodworker.Looking for books by John James Audubon?

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