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23/11/2021

Natural History

-  Kalahari
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Badger & Netherton -  Frogs
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Baker, Nick -  Bug Book
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View larger image of 'The Garden Bird Year'Beddard, Roy -  The Garden Bird Year
A season by season guide to the birds that might be found in gardens, well illustrated with colour illustrations to aid identification, along with other helpful suggestions for attracting them. 2001 10 ¼ x 7 ¾ 128 pages
 
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View larger image of 'The Art of Nature Photography'Benvie, Niall -  The Art of Nature Photography
Whilst the pace of technology inevitably makes whatever is published in books quickly out of date, the principles of what makes an attractive picture remain the same and this book gives a wide range of guidance to those who wish to improve their results. A wide range of natural history subjects are covered including plants and it is attractively illustrated to show the approaches in practice to inspire you to achieve as good results! 2000 11 x 8 ¼ 160 pages
 
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View larger image of 'The Natural Gardener'Bourne, Val -  The Natural Gardener
Describes her approach to combining a beautiful garden with the needs of wildlife to the forefront, organised by a calendar of the year. 9 ¼ x 7 2004 Frances Lincoln 168 pages
 
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Bright - ed -  Reader's Digest Exploring the Secrets of Nature
There are so many fascinating aspects to nature which this books explores that it is impossible to know where to start! If you know more than a small fraction of what is in this book then you are very knowledgeable about the natural world! Well produced and illustrated as Reader’s Digest books are. 1994 11 ¼ x 8 ¾ 432 pages
 
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Burton, Robert -  Garden Bird Behaviour
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View larger image of 'Last Chance To See'Carwardine & Fry -  Last Chance To See
The book to accompany the TV series, where the author retraces in six episodes his trips of 20 years ago with Douglas Adams – this time in the company of Stephen Fry - where they visited some of the most endangered and fascinating creatures of the world. Well illustrated with many colour photos. 2009 10 x 7 ¾ 320 pages
 
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View larger image of 'A Wildlife Guide to Chile'Chester, Sharon -  A Wildlife Guide to Chile
With many people going to Chile these days many have a wider interest in the natural history than just the Cacti and this chunky book is small enough to be conveniently taken in to the field to identify, birds, animals, the other plants and marine life. Introductory sections give background information, and there is quite a long section of the floristic zones before giving botanical descriptions for selected plants. 2008 8 ½ x 5 ½ 392 pages
 
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Couzens, Dominic -  The Complete Back Garden Birdwatcher
The title says it all! Full details of what might be seen, how to attract it and what to look out for. 2005 11 ¼ x 9 176 pages
 
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View larger image of 'Namaqualand - a succulent desert'Cowling & Pierce & Patterson-Jones -  Namaqualand - a succulent desert
This fascinating book takes in all aspects of how plants cope with their environment in this fascinating part of South Africa. Lavishly illustrated with colour photos, the native fauna is not ignored, either. 156 pages. 1999 12 x 10 ¾
 
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Cubitt and Payne -  Wild Malaysia
An absolutely stunning book of this region which whilst including much more than just plants, does have more coverage than many books of this type. Wonderful colour photos. 208 pages 1999 13 x 9 ¾
 
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Cubitt, Mountfort & Tyabji -  Wild India
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Elias -  Rocky Mountains
Published by the Smithsonian Institute, this is a readable account of all aspects of the Natural History of the area, with nearly 40 pages covering the plants. 9 ¼ x 6 ¼ 2002 164 pages plus 16 pages of colour photos
 
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Fitzharris, Tim -  Close-Up Photography in Nature
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View larger image of 'The National Parks and other wild places of the Philippines'Hicks -  The National Parks and other wild places of the Philippines
A popular guide to a beautiful and little known area, giving details of over 35 areas of natural beauty about when to go, what to see, and other practical details, illustrated with many good colour photos which show the wonderful scenery, plants and wildlife that can be found there (including under the sea) – a very appealing book that makes you want to go there! 2002 11 ¾ x 9 ¼ 176 pages
 
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Moss & Cotteridge -  Attracting Birds to your Garden
A good introduction to what to do and what might be seen. Many colour illustrations. 1998 11 x 8 ½ 160 pages
 
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Moss, Stephen -  The Garden Bird Handbook
Tells you what facilities to provide to make your garden more attractive to birds along with which you might see and when, all well illustrated in colour. 2003 11 x 8 ¼ 160 pages
 
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View larger image of 'Book of the Countryside'National Trust -  Book of the Countryside
A very attractively produced book starts by looking at each of the different wildlife habitats to be found around the UK and then by region features a number of NT sites in each and highlights what can be seen there. Very well produced and presented - makes me want to get out there to see it all! 2009 10 ¼ x 9 ¾ 384 pages
 
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View larger image of 'Rainforest'Oldfield -  Rainforest
Looks at the various rainforests around the world area by area, with plants given a greater degree of coverage than sometimes in these books. Marvellous pictures. 160 pages 2002 13 x 9 ¾
 
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Packenham (Introduction), Chris -  Nature's Calendar
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Packham, Chris -  Wild Side of Town
Another magnificent book from this author, which looks at the dry areas around the world – from America through Africa, Madagascar, the Middle East and Asia to Australia, and looks at the plants and animals without overlooking the people. Illustrated with many good quality and mainly quite large format pictures. This book will interest both those who want to know about this extreme type of world environment, as well as those who grow plants from these areas. 2004 12 ¾ x 10 160 pages
 
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Ross & Reesor -  Predator
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Ryrie, Charlie -  Wildlife Gardening (Daily Telegraph Book)
Encourage the full range of wildlife in to your garden with this book, which tells you which plants provide the most benefit, as well as other features. Many colour photos show you what you could achieve. 2003 10 ¼ x 7 ½ 192 pages
 
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Sinclair & Ryan -  Complete Photographic Field Guide - Birds of Southern Africa
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Spedding, Colin & Geoffrey -  The Natural History of a Garden
This book opens our eyes to the wealth of wildlife that inhabits our gardens (whether we are aware of it or not!), and guides us how to find and cherish it. 2003 9 ¼ x 6 245 pages
 
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View larger image of 'British Isles - A Natural History'Titchmarsh, Alan -  British Isles - A Natural History
Explains the history to our natural history, from the geology history through mans impact on the scenery and flora and fauna. Based on the TV series, it is well illustrated with colour photos. 2004 11 x 8 ¾ 216 pages
 
Cover: Hardback
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Warren & Allan -  Philip's Guide to Deserts
A compact pocket type book which looks at dry landscapes with life, living and resources in them. Fourteen desert areas of the world are each fairly briefly described. Over 170 colour photos and maps etc 2006 7 ¾ x 5 208 pages
 
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View larger image of 'South Africa - Paradise at the Continent's End'Waterkamp, Rainer -  South Africa - Paradise at the Continent's End
A colour picture album which depicts the variety of the people, animals and scenery of the country. 159 pages 12 ¼ x 9 ¾ 2007
 
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Price: £(GBP)15.00
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View larger image of 'Nature of Borneo'Yates -  Nature of Borneo
A wide ranging look at many aspects of the animals and plants of the area, with informative text and many colour photos. 1992 12 x 9 ¼ 208 pages
 
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