By Errol Fuller
Initially perceived and idolized by way of the natives of latest Guinea and found by means of Europeans within the 16th century, birds of paradise have lengthy enchanted observers with their outstanding attractiveness. In Drawn from Paradise, international popular BBC broadcaster David Attenborough and artist and writer Errol Fuller proportion their ardour for those breathtaking creatures, delivering chook fanatics and nature aficionados a charming selection of fascinating evidence and stunningly attractive, very infrequent hand-painted photos of a few of the main unique winged creatures within the world.
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