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Extra Extraordinary Chickens

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The striking images inExtraordinary Chickens showed that "the world of chickens is a world of wonders" (New York Times Book Review). Now, in a follow-up to the extraordinarily successful first book from Stephen Green-Armytage, the photographer presents 61 breeds and 5 species, including 14 breeds not previously included in the first book, a new series of chicken couples, a ...more
Hardcover, 112 pages
Published November 1st 2005 by Harry N. Abrams
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Aug 03, 2008 Aly rated it it was amazing
Received as a gift b/c everyone knows I LOVE chickens. Immediately I found the chicken that represents me and the chicken that represents who I'd like to be... The most marked difference was in amount of head fluff. Yep, I have lost of my ever-chicken-lovin' mind.
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Mar 29, 2016 Lena Marvin rated it really liked it
This is a very fun picture book. Chickens can be really cool looking. This is the sequel. The first one is also full of great looking chickens.
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Oct 01, 2015 Grace Roberts rated it it was amazing
very interesting breeds depicted!!
Some 70 different breeds of hens and roosters are presented in this lovely book full of great animal portraits. Some of these birds are incredible.
The book gives a bit of information on the development of the different breeds but it remains a photography book. The chapters are organized around themes (colours of the feathers, feet, spurs, crests...) and close-ups on breeds.
A book that will make you discover the beauty and variety of the chicken world! :-)
Nov 03, 2011 Jen rated it really liked it
Shelves: chickens-fowl
Fabulous photos - fancy show fowl. Not much info - mostly a coffee table book.
Jun 05, 2009 Samantha rated it it was amazing
Shelves: art, animals
The only thing better than these chicken books is REAL CHICKENS!!
Aug 03, 2016 Maria rated it really liked it
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This is what a non-fiction book should look like! Excellent.
Oct 06, 2008 Kat rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Chicken owners, chicken lovers
Recommended to Kat by: got 4 cristmas
YAY! the cutest chickens in da worrld!
Mar 09, 2010 Barbara rated it it was amazing
Can't read just one.
Sep 04, 2008 Beth rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: chicken lovers
Even more foo foo chickens...
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