Books tagged: Plants & Animals

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Bully

By Paul 107

Are you game? For owners of dogs classified as bully breeds, it’s a loaded question, one that conjures up scenes of aggression: canines ?pitted” against one another. A complex reputation ?and history? precedes Staffordshire bull terriers, Amstaffs, bulldogs, and American ... Read more

Icare, chute d’oiseaux

By Harry Thurston
Photographs by Thaddeus Holownia
Translated by Sonya Malaborza

En septembre 2013, des milliers d’oiseaux chanteurs en migration sont attirés comme des papillons de nuit par la torchère de Canaport Liquefied Natural Gas, à Saint-Jean, au Nouveau-Brunswick. C’est l’hécatombe. Le photographe Thaddeus Holownia et le poète Harry Thurston ... Read more

Icarus, Falling of Birds

By Harry Thurston
Photographs by Thaddeus Holownia

In September of 2013, thousands of migratory songbirds perished after being lured like moths to a flame to a hundred-foot-high flare at the Canaport Liquefied Natural Gas plant in Saint John, New Brunswick. Photographer Thaddeus Holownia and poet Harry Thurston sought to memorialize ... Read more

Lost in Newfoundland

By Michael Winsor

Lost in Newfoundland is an artistic compendium of Newfoundland’s visual wonders—its seascapes, landscapes, cityscapes, and natural inhabitants. This is a fine-art homage to an island where, as Michael Winsor himself suggests, “Every cove, inlet, tickle, island, bay, peninsula, ... Read more

Mongolian Chronicles

By Allen Smutylo

Longlisted, RBC Taylor Prize

In the shadows of the Altai Mountains live the Kazakh nomads of western Mongolia. These hard-living nomads survive on windswept steppes, grazing their herds and keeping an ancient practice alive: hunting not with traps or guns, but on horseback with ... Read more

Newfoundland

By Dennis Minty

Celebrated photographer Dennis Minty returns with another vivid collection of images that capture the spirit of his island home. With his knowledge of place and photographic vision, Minty reveals the island’s rugged majesty in every season of the year. Newfoundland: An Island ... Read more

Northern Exposures

By Tom Thompson

In Northern Exposures we have attempted to represent the sentiment of life in this "true north strong and free. " These photographs will take you on a journey to where there are no boundaries. Place yourself into the ­gleaming sunset, frosty twilight, onto the graceful dance ... Read more

Ova Aves

Photographs by Thaddeus Holownia
Text by Harry Thurston

This large-format chapbook includes 13 full-colour reproductions of Holownia’s photographs, accompanied by 13 poems by Nova Scotia naturalist and poet Harry Thurston. A stunning integration of image, text, and typography, the book is typeset in Walbaum and printed offset on ... Read more