* Irresistible to animal lovers
* The tiny fat little book fits right in the palm of your hand
* Great, affordable gift idea
* Reproduces most of the spectacular images from the original hardcover edition and includes several new photos too, all at a fraction of the original price.
This is a unique adult book, introducing the bizarre and beautiful world of exotic ornamental chickens. His startling pictures present an international selection of breeds ranging from the Bearded Silkie and the crested Polish to the majestic Phoenix, whose tail feathers can exceed 10 feet in length.
Chickens of all sizes, shapes, and colors parade through these pages, as Green--Armytage captures the surprising and expressive personality of these amazing birds. For breeders, this will be a volume they must own; for everyone else, it will be a revelation, prized for the sheer enjoyment of the striking photographs and the extraordinary animals they portray.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Stephen Green-Armytage's photographs have appeared in many books and magazines, including Sports Illustrated, Life, Fortune, Smithsonian, and various European publications. Stephen Green-Armytage is the author and photographer of Abrams’ popular Extraordinary Pheasants, Extraordinary Chickens, and Dudley: The Little Terrier That Could. He lives in New York City.