The Book of the Bird

Birds in Art



ISBN: 9781780677507 Category:

Angus Hyland, Kendra Wilson


The Book of the Bird celebrates the bird in art with an elegant, international collection of paintings, illustrations and photographs, featuring all kinds of birds from the smallest tits and wrens to colourful exotics.

Interspersed though the illustrations are short texts giving background to the pictures and information on bird species. This is the perfect gift for all bird lovers.

Additional information

Weight 446 g
Dimensions 16.2 x 20.5 cm
Publisher name Laurence King Publishing Ltd
Publication date 14 April 2016
Number of pages 160
Format Paperback / softback
Dimensions 16.2 x 20.5 cm
Weight 446 g

Angus Hyland is a graduate of the Royal College of Art and a partner at Pentagram Design London. His work for Laurence King includes (with Roanne Bell) Hand to Eye (2003), The Picture Book (2010), (with Steven Bateman) Symbol (2011), (with Angharad Lewis)The Purple Book (2013), and The Book of the Dog (2015).

Kendra Wilson is a writer with an interest in the natural world. Her previous publications include The Book of the Dog (2015, with Angus Hyland), and she has written for American style blog Gardenista since its inception. She has also been a designer and picture editor on magazines in London and New York, including Vogue, Condé Nast Traveler and Observer Food Monthly.