How to See Birds

How to See Birds An Enthusiast's Guide

Hardback (07 Oct 2019) | English

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When we see a bird, do we really see it? It's perfectly possible to go through life with an almost total disregard for birds. However, in Britain, there are more than a million members of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds. And thanks to Instagram - and other networking sites - there is also a growing number of bird photographers opening our eyes to unimagined treasures. From the giants of our skies to the sweetest singing garden warbler, from London street to Indian jungle and taking in countries as far afield as Albania and Australia, this book is, in a way, also a story of the author's life. Starting with the smallest bird in each chapter, building towards the biggest - and using his photographs as a guide - 'How To See Birds' takes us on a very personal birdwatching journey and, in the process, helps us to really see birds.

About the Publisher



Papadakis Publisher is an independent, family-owned publishing company situated in London and Winterbourne, UK. Since 1968, Papadakis Publisher and its predecessor Academy Editions have published more than a thousand titles, mainly on art, architecture and the decorative arts. Founder Andreas Papadakis was the first to publish many international architects including Léon Krier, Daniel Libeskind and Zaha Hadid and Victor Arwas’s Art Deco, first published in 1980 remains the standard work on the subject.

Book information

ISBN: 9781906506698
Publisher: Papadakis
Imprint: Papadakis
Pub date:
DEWEY: 598.07234
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 207
Weight: 898g
Height: 192mm
Width: 247mm
Spine width: 23mm