Birds of the Eastern Forest: 1

By: LANSDOWNE, J. Fenwick (paintings); LIVINGSTON, John A. (text)

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The exquisite bird paintings of James Fenwick Lansdowne are reproduced in this oversized folio reprint edition (10 in. wide x 13-1/4 in. tall). A sequel to the artist's Birds of the Northern Forest, this book contains 52 full color plates of eastern North American birds along with pencil sketches. Mr. Lansdowne (1937-2008) was a Canadian wildlife artist whose work is described on the jacket as being "Scientifically accurate, they are also works of art." Each full-page painting is accompanied by an authoritative life history of the species depicted by the noted Canadian naturalist John A. Livingston (1923-2006). --- In full blue cloth covers; w/bright gilt Green Heron on cover; gilt lettering & designs, spine. Jacket with color image of Pileated Woodpecker on front and back. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy lacking apparent damages. Unclipped dust jacket with slight rippling to edges, else undamaged and in removable archival mylar protector.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 231 pages

Title: Birds of the Eastern Forest: 1

Author Name: LANSDOWNE, J. Fenwick (paintings); LIVINGSTON, John A. (text)

Categories: >>Natural History, >>Art & Architecture, >>Birds,

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1977

ISBN Number: 0395078881

ISBN Number 13: 9780395078884

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Stock No.: 79811