Drawn from Paradise: The Natural History, Art and Discovery of the Birds of Paradise with Rare Archival Art (Hardcover)

The Natural History, Art and Discovery of the Birds of Paradise with Rare Archival Art

By David Attenborough, Errol Fuller

Harper Design, 9780062234681, 256pp.

Publication Date: October 2, 2012

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Description

Originally perceived and idolized by the natives of New Guinea and discovered by Europeans in the sixteenth century, birds of paradise have long enchanted observers with their extraordinary beauty. In Drawn from Paradise, world renowned BBC broadcaster David Attenborough and artist and author Errol Fuller share their passion for these breathtaking creatures, offering bird lovers and nature aficionados an enthralling collection of interesting facts and stunningly beautiful, very rare hand-painted images of some of the most exotic winged creatures in the world.
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