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Bird Talk
Virginia Center for the Book
Art Library Rare Books Collection - N 7665 .B47 2018 oversize

"Book artists at the Virginia Center for the Book celebrate Audubon's Year of the Bird with 'Bird Talk', marking the centennial anniversary of the 1918 Migratory Bird Treaty Act in a creative, cacophonous collaboration. Our book is an eclectic assemblage of 22 wild birds of North America along with their myriad songs and calls depicted by member artists using a variety of relief printing methods, bound in a double-hinged flag book that flutters open like a rising flock of birds…"

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