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The countryside, country life

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The countryside, country life

Paperback. This anthology of poetry which celebrates fields, compiled by Common Ground, forms part of Common Groundas campaign to encourage greater awareness and celebration of the field a commonplace but much undervalued part of our countryside which demonstrates the relationship between nature and culture over thousands of years. Editor(s): King, Angela; Clifford, Susan. Series: Trees, Rivers and Fields. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DCQ; RNA; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 140 x 16. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
Green Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Condition
New
SKU
V9781870098731
ISBN
9781870098731

€ 10.99
€ 10.19

Hardcover. In 2001, Adam Henson was chosen from 3,500 applicants to become a presenter on Countryfile. Adam's agricultural knowledge and open manner soon made him a popular figure and in 2009, he began to present a weekly report from his own farm in the Cotswolds. This is an account of the drama, emotion and sheer hard work that is life on Adam's Farm. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: BG; TV; WND; WNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 163 x 33. Weight in Grams: 586.
Publisher
BBC
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849900706
ISBN
9781849900706

€ 24.99
€ 18.22

Paperback. Captures the character of rural life before modern agriculture altered the landscape and changed forever they way we eat and live. Series: Nature Classics Library. Num Pages: 160 pages, B/w line drawings and colour lithographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEA; 3JJG; TV; WND; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 157 x 14. Weight in Grams: 268.
Publisher
Little Toller Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
70th Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780956254528
ISBN
9780956254528

€ 15.99
€ 12.68

Paperback. Offers health tips, kitchen tricks, gardening know-how, and even predicting the weather. Helping to discover that it's never too late to learn from experience, this work presents a variety of traditional sayings, superstitions and axioms and explains whether, and why, they still work. Num Pages: 256 pages, 150 line illustrations. BIC Classification: JFHF; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 206 x 160 x 20. Weight in Grams: 432. 8vo.Nice copy
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
David & Charles
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
3rd Revised edition
SKU
KEX0299750
ISBN
9780715327760

€ 4.64

Hardcover-spiral. Series: Calvendo Places. Num Pages: 14 pages, 14 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 311 x 11. Weight in Grams: 228.
Publisher
Calvendo Verlag GmbH
Publication date
2016
Edition
3rd edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781325201433
ISBN
9781325201433

€ 20.99
€ 20.80

Hardcover. Presents an account of life in the country. This book deals with Rosie who finds recovery in the rhythms of the seasons and the complex patterns of the natural world. It talks about Rosie who reflects deeply on the intimate relationship with nature and, ultimately, its power to heal. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 224 x 145 x 33. Weight in Grams: 504. Clean copy with minor shelf wear. Fine in dustjacket. DJ has some wear and discolouring to edges but remains very good
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KOC0013402
ISBN
9780747588979

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; TVS; WND. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Particular Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141982281
ISBN
9780141982281

€ 13.99
€ 11.01

Paperback. A celebration of the English countryside that focuses on the rolling green landscapes and magnificent monuments that set England apart from the rest of the world. It also presents an eclectic variety of personal icons, from pub signs to seaside piers, from cattle grids to canal boats, and from village cricket to nimbies. Num Pages: 368 pages, B&W illustrations throughout. BIC Classification: WND; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 198 x 26. Weight in Grams: 252.
Publisher
Black Swan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784161965
ISBN
9781784161965

€ 13.99
€ 11.09

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKSHJ; AJC; FZC; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 236 x 20. Weight in Grams: 960.
Publisher
Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781509809790
ISBN
9781509809790

€ 33.99
€ 25.49

Paperback. In 2001 the author moved to Claxton, a small village in Norfolk. In a series of daily writings spanning the course of a year he explores his relationship to the landscape he lives in, to nature and to all the living things around him. This book is a celebration of the wonder that lies in our everyday experience. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAN; WNC; WND. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 200 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 214.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099593478
ISBN
9780099593478

€ 13.99
€ 11.01

Paperback. Navigating family tensions and the trials of growing up, the author describes the close-knit community of North Yorkshire and his family's place within it: the shepherd probing the head-high snowdrifts for his flock; the pub landlord obsessed with military uniforms; and the village doctor lost in his love for the purple moorland. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: BG; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 16. Weight in Grams: 186.
Publisher
Random House UK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
KTG0007674
ISBN
9780099542353

€ 4.64

Paperback. Set in the south of England, this book captures the soft-handed, city-dweller's naivety and wonder both at the workings of nature and the toughness of life on a farm. It contains sections on whatever happens to take the author's fancy and inspire his thoughtful curiosity. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 132 x 16. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099529484
ISBN
9780099529484

€ 13.99
€ 11.01

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, 38 colour illustrations, 10 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: RN; VSZ; WMQF; WMQN; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 156 x 11. Weight in Grams: 364.
Publisher
Chelsea Green Publishing
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
39864th
Condition
New
SKU
V9781603584616
ISBN
9781603584616

€ 24.99
€ 18.22

Paperback. In this passionate and poetic appreciation of the Great Wood of Caledon, Jim Crumley thoughtfully explores the past myths, present remnants and future prospects of the historic native forest of Highland Scotland. Num Pages: 208 pages, 16pp colour plates. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; WND; WNP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 15. Weight in Grams: 188. The Ancient Forest of Caledon. 208 pages, 16pp colour plates. In this passionate and poetic appreciation of the Great Wood of Caledon, Jim Crumley thoughtfully explores the past myths, present remnants and future prospects of the historic native forest of Highland Scotland. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; WND; WNP. Dimension: 197 x 131 x 15. Weight: 188.
Publisher
Birlinn Ltd
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841589732
ISBN
9781841589732

€ 13.99
€ 12.79

Paperback. 'One Man and His Dog' meets James Herriot meets the Dog Listener Num Pages: 352 pages, 35 b/w integrated. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWD; TVH; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 282.
Publisher
Headline London
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
First Thus
Condition
New
SKU
V9780755312351
ISBN
9780755312351

€ 13.99
€ 11.09

Mass Market Paperback. Is there anything quite so exhilarating as swimming in wild water? In this book, the author takes you on a swimming tour of Britain, giving you a frog's-eye view of the country's best bathing holes - the rivers, rock pools, lakes, ponds lochs and sea that define this watery island. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; BM; WND; WSSC; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 180 x 110 x 8. Weight in Grams: 84.
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784872762
ISBN
9781784872762

€ 5.90

Paperback. For the last six years of his life, Roger Deakin kept notebooks in which he wrote his daily thoughts, impressions, feelings and observations about and around his home, Walnut Tree Farm. This title collects his writings, capturing his restless curiosity about nature and his impressions of our changing world. Editor(s): Blacker, Terence; Hastie, Alison. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAS; BM; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First thus
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141039022
ISBN
9780141039022

€ 13.99
€ 10.46

Paperback. Four fields spread around the world: their grasses, their hedges, their birds, their skies, and their natural and human histories. Four real fields - walkable, mappable, man-made, mowable and knowable, but also secretive, mysterious, wild, contested and changing. This book tells the story of four green fields. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: WND; WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 123 x 18. Weight in Grams: 210.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099541370
ISBN
9780099541370

€ 13.99
€ 11.09

Paperback. Back in the 1970s Eric and Ruth MacLeod took their two little girls, one cat, and an old caravan into the wild Highlands of Scotland while Eric rebuilt the old family croft. They remained for 18 years and this is their story. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; BM; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 198 x 22. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
Sandstone Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908737786
ISBN
9781908737786

€ 10.99
€ 10.22

Paperback. "First published in 1940 by J.M. Dent & Sons"--Title page verso. Series: Nature Classics Library. Num Pages: 176 pages, 30 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKES; WND; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 163 x 14. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
Little Toller Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908213068
ISBN
9781908213068

€ 15.99
€ 12.68

Hardcover. A captivating nature memoir telling the story of Britain's Green Belt, our national obsession with the countryside, and the author's childhood. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; BM; RGB; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 222 x 138. .
Publisher
Sceptre
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473625020
ISBN
9781473625020

€ 20.99
€ 16.50

Paperback. Whenever rain falls, our countryside changes. Fields, farms, hills and hedgerows appear altered, the wildlife behaves differently, and over time the terrain itself is transformed. The author explores our relationship with the weather as she follows the course of four rain showers, in four seasons, across Wicken Fen, the Darent Valley and Dartmoor. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WND; WNWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 198 x 15. Weight in Grams: 190.
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571328949
ISBN
9780571328949

€ 10.99
€ 10.22

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages, 40 b&w illus. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JJG; HBJD1; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 160 x 26. Weight in Grams: 568.
Publisher
Prospect Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781903018972
ISBN
9781903018972

€ 18.99
€ 17.62

Paperback. In the 1940s and '50s, Joe, the son of stage and film star Leslie Henson, chose a completely different path, alien to his thespian parents and decided to pursue a career as a farmer. In this book, he reveals the family traits, childhood experiences and farming wisdom which have made him the man he is today. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: APT; BGA; TV; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126 x 20. Weight in Grams: 241.
Publisher
BBC Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785940729
ISBN
9781785940729

€ 13.99
€ 11.09

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