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Birds of the world

€12,45 €24,90

The world of birds is a fascinating universe, made up of splendidly colored plumage, melodious songs, spectacular courtship displays and extraordinary flying skills.

The book offers young readers an eloquent example of the incredible variety of aspects and behaviors encountered in the world of birds. Each chapter is dedicated to a particular geographical area and the tables present some of the most representative species of the different environments that characterize it.

Splendid and accurate illustrations immediately offer a vivid image of the external appearance of the subjects treated, while a short caption summarizes the most significant aspects of the lifestyle of each species: nutrition, frequented environments, reproduction and particular behaviors. The videos selected on YouTube, accessible via QR Code and links, guide children on an unforgettable adventure, allowing them to observe the various species in their habitat. Each page is an irresistible invitation to enter the fantastic "winged world"!

It follows the great success of Pisces of the World.

Reasons of interest:

  • More than 250 high-impact illustrations represent the different species reproduced precisely and accompanied by simple but exhaustive texts.
  • 15 extraordinary large format illustrations faithfully reproduce a specific geographical area and the most representative species of that area.
  • Large introductory section with a general presentation of the topic and focuses dedicated to the geographical distribution and anatomy of birds.
  • QR Code and links to videos of every species to "fly" to every corner of the planet and see all the protagonists up close!
  • Size: 26 × 32.9 cm
  • 152 pages
  • 4 color printing
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN 978 2 88935 253 1

Cesare Della Pieta, a graduate in classics and a passionate ornithologist and photographer, after many years of teaching experience since 1985 has dedicated himself to naturalistic dissemination, as editor-in-chief and scientific director of the magazines Aqua, Silva and Airone and as translator and author of texts on nature , environment and animals. Member of various naturalistic associations, he holds conferences and courses on ornithology and birdwatching.

Shishi Nguyen is a Vietnamese artist, illustrator and designer specialized in the representation of nature in its various aspects. He has illustrated several children's books and published his evocative and refined works in important magazines around the world. For NuiNui he illustrated fish of the world and other marine animals.