+612 9045 4394
Beautiful Chickens : Portraits of Champion Breeds - Christie Aschwanden

Beautiful Chickens

Portraits of Champion Breeds

By: Christie Aschwanden, Andrew Perris (Photographer)

Paperback Published: 1st April 2019
ISBN: 9781782407614
Number Of Pages: 112

Share This Book:


RRP $16.99
In Stock
Enter an Australian post code for delivery estimate

Earn 29 Qantas Points
on this Book

A unique celebration of the most distinctive champion chickens.

Stylishly lit and shot against a studio background, these portraits showcase 40 of the world’s most distinctive breeds, primped and preened for their moment in the spotlight. Featuring prize-winning cocks and hens, this is the ultimate in poultry portraiture. The book includes descriptions of each breed, covering their origins, physical attributes, and uses. There’s also a history of hens and roosters through the ages, an introduction to the breed basics, and reportage photography from behind the scenes at the shows.

Beautiful Chickens is the perfect gift for anyone, whether their fancy is for all things fowl or simply for beautiful photography. It’s the coffee-table book guaranteed to get your guests talking, whether clucking over the remarkable imagery or ruffling feathers with poultry observations.

About the Author

Christie Aschwanden is a journalist, essayist and poultry farmer in Cedaredge, Colorado. Her writing has appeared in more than 60 publications including the New York Times, Reader's Digest and New Scientist. She raises an assortment of free-range chickens, heritage turkeys, guinea fowl, ducks and geese at the Crag Crest Poultry Ranch and Farm.

ISBN: 9781782407614
ISBN-10: 1782407618
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 112
Published: 1st April 2019
Publisher: The Ivy Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 16.7 x 20.0
Weight (kg): 0.27

Earn 29 Qantas Points
on this Book