Remarkable Birds

Remarkable Birds - Paxton Gate

Remarkable Birds

Regular price $39.95
/
  • Ethically Sourced
  • Secure payments
  • Small Business/Artisan Made
  • Packed With Recycled Materials
  • In stock, ready to ship
  • Inventory on the way
Shipping calculated at checkout.
We share the Earth with more than 10,000 species of birds and we have always been enchanted by them. Here, over 60 birds, organized thematically into eight sections, cover all aspects of our relationship with birds.

‘Songbirds’ celebrates the greatest bird virtuosi, such as the Nightingale, while ‘Birds of Prey’ include majestic hunters such as the Harpy Eagle, which catches prey as large as monkeys and sloths. ‘Feathered Travellers’ describes astounding journeys made by birds – even some tiny Hummingbirds migrate huge distances. ‘The Love Life of Birds’ can rival any soap opera and involves the most brilliant displays, notably the Birds of Paradise, with their extravagant feathers and dances. ‘Avian Cities’ explores species such as the Flamingo that live in spectacular large colonies. ‘Useful to Us’ examines the ways we find birds of value, such as the Turkey, but also the Canary. ‘Threatened and Extinct’ describes some no longer living and others that seem on the brink. Birds have also had great mystical significance, both for good and evil, and ‘Revered and Adored’ considers such species as the Sacred Ibis, believed by the ancient Egyptians to represent the god Thoth.

All orders ship same or next business day with exception to oversized items. Those items will be identified in the description (Items such as large taxidermy, skulls or exceedingly heavy minerals).

If the subtotal of your order is over $98 the shipping is free (the discount is applied automatically to the cart at checkout)

If there is an issue with your order or something arrives damaged, we will refund or replace the item.

Oversized items are only available for pick-up or if you arrange the shipping yourself. This will be indicated in the item description. However, we do have a very reliable and affordable option for shipping. For more information, please click here. We can also work with a shipping provider of your choosing. 

For more information surrounding shipping or shipping rates, please email us at Orders@PaxtonGate.com

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

More from Books
Antiquarian Sticker Book: Bibliophilia - Paxton Gate
Antiquarian Sticker Book: Bibliophilia - Paxton Gate
Antiquarian Sticker Book: Bibliophilia
$25.99
Crystals: The Modern Guide To Crystal Healing - Paxton Gate
Crystals: The Modern Guide To Crystal Healing
$15.00
Morbid Curiosities - Paxton Gate
Morbid Curiosities
$30.00
50 Things To Do With A Penknife - Paxton Gate
50 Things To Do With A Penknife
$17.95
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark-Harper Collins-PaxtonGate
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark
$5.99
Mothmeister: Dark and Dystopian Post-Mortem Fairy - Paxton Gate
Mothmeister: Dark and Dystopian Post-Mortem Fairy - Paxton Gate
Mothmeister: Dark and Dystopian Post-Mortem Fairy
$60.00
Recently viewed