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Delineations of American Scenery and Character

John James Audubon

""Delineations of American Scenery and Character"" is a book written by John James Audubon, a renowned naturalist and artist of the 19th century. The book is a collection of sketches and observations made by Audubon during his travels across the United States. The book is divided into four parts, each focusing on a different region of the country - the Eastern States, the South, the West, and the North. Within each section, Audubon provides detailed descriptions of the landscape, flora, and fauna, as well as the people and their customs.Audubon's illustrations are a highlight of the book, showcasing his mastery of both art and science. The illustrations include depictions of birds, mammals, reptiles, and plants, all rendered with incredible detail and accuracy. Throughout the book, Audubon's love for the natural world is evident, as he describes the beauty and wonder of America's wilderness. His prose is poetic and evocative, transporting the reader to the landscapes he describes.Overall, ""Delineations of American Scenery and Character"" is a fascinating and informative book that offers a unique glimpse into the natural world and cultural diversity of America in the early 19th century.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 15th, 2006
  • Pages: 404
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.90in - 1.30lb
  • EAN: 9781428607132
  • Categories: United States - GeneralArtists, Architects, PhotographersHistorical