Audubon's Birds of America Coloring Book

By John James Audubon

Including the red-winged blackbird, painted bunting, wooden duck, nice blue heron, ruby-throated hummingbird, red finch, and blue jay, forty six various species of birds from all components of the U.S. are integrated during this e-book. the images were faithfully redrawn through Paul E. Kennedy from originals through John James Aububon (1785–1851), the main recognized American painter-naturalist.
For every one species, the caption offers the trendy universal and medical names and the present variety (by normal region). No contrast is made among breeding variety and iciness variety. simply the world of the U.S., particular of Alaska and Hawaii, is taken into account. The birds proven are typically men while the caption doesn't provide the data on age and sex.
Audubon's unique plates, numbered to correspond to the pages of the e-book, were reproduced in colour at the covers. if you happen to stick with them, you won't merely have loads of coloring excitement, yet additionally, you will how one can establish many very important birds.

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Audubon’s Birds Author: John James Audubon web page four: Bald Eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus Plate eleven, Falconine Birds format: Baseline Co Ltd Fiditourist, third flooring 127- 129a Nguyen Hue side road District 1, Ho Chi Minh urban Vietnam © Sirrocco, London, united kingdom (English model) © personal thoughts, world wide, united states All rights reserved No a part of this e-book could be reproduced or tailored with no the permission of the copyright holder, through the global. until differently precise, copyrights at the works reproduced lies with the respective photographers. regardless of extensive study, it has now not constantly been attainable to set up copyright possession. the place this can be the case, we might get pleasure from notification. ISBN : 978-1-78042-180-3 2 Foreword “I am well-received all over, my works praised and well-liked, and my negative center is ultimately relieved from the nice nervousness that has for thus a long time agitated it, for I now be aware of that i haven't labored in useless. ” — John James Audubon, 1826 three Biography 1785: John James Audubon is born at the island of Santo Domingo (now Haiti) on 26 April, son of a French sea captain and plantation proprietor, and his mistress. 1789: Arrives in France the place he spends his early life raised via his stepmother, Mrs Audubon. There, he's taking a full of life curiosity in birds, nature and drawing. 1803: Settles in the USA to flee conscription into the Emperor Napoleon's military. 1805: Returns to France. 1806: is going again to the US to flee the emperor's military back. 1808: Marries Lucy Bakewell. 1809: beginning of his son Victor Gifford, first of his boys (the moment named John Woodhouse). 1810: gets a trip from Alexander Wilson, one of many first ornithologist painters of the United States. He realises his drawings are larger than Wilson's so he comes to a decision to supply a piece on all American Birds. Settles together with his kin in Henderson, Kentucky. 1820: strikes to Cincinnati and follows the Mississippi in the direction of the south to find the birds of Louisiana (which intended at the moment 1 / 4 of the yankee continent). There he meets the final unfastened Indians. five 6 1826: He sails to Europe to elevate cash for the printing of his Birds of the US and provides his paintings to the English botanists. 1826: First plate revealed. 1828: Presentation of his paintings to the French botanists, meets Pierre Redouté. 1829: is going again to the USA to fulfil his research of birds. 1831-1839: e-book of his Ornithological Biographies in 5 volumes. 1832: day trip within the Carolinas and in Florida to watch tropical birds. 1833: day trip to Labrador, Canada, at the settlements of arctic nesting. 1837: day trip in Texas. 1834: begins his exploration of West the US. 1838: His 435th and final plate is outlined on 20 June. 1843: final day trip of Audubon to Yellowstone River. 1845-1848: book of the Viviparous Quadrupeds of North the USA. 1851: John James Audubon dies on 27 January. 1886: Founding of the nationwide Audubon Society. 7 Preface “Audubon might have been whatever: an outstanding thinker, an excellent orator, an exceptional poet, an outstanding statesman, a Jean-Jacques Rousseau, a Montesquieu, a Chateaubriand.

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