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The countryside, country life

Paperback. This volume of nature writing is set largely in Highland Perthshire, the author's home for several years. It is an account of his quest to rediscover something of the ancient bond between man and nature. Num Pages: 136 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 171 x 9. Weight in Grams: 350.
Publisher
Whittles Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
136
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781870325042
ISBN
9781870325042

€ 18.99
€ 17.33

Paperback. Clean copy
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc London
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Paperback
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KEX0220161
ISBN
9780747590316

€ 4.64

Paperback. Nestled within the heart of the county, sparsely and largely untouched by the pressures of the modern age, the Kent Downs are home to some of the most enchanting countryside in southern England. This book unravels the history of the area's settlement and colonisation, and the legacy of its varied natural treasures. Num Pages: 192 pages, around 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; WND; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 13. Weight in Grams: 512.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752444055
ISBN
9780752444055

€ 20.53

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
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0013402
ISBN
9780747588979

€ 4.64

Paperback. Join Julia as she goes in search of the perfect walk, the perfect view - and the perfect pub Num Pages: 288 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; WND; WSZC; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 21. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
Quercus Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784298821
ISBN
9781784298821

€ 13.99
€ 11.81

Hardcover. Num Pages: 320 pages, Four Colour Throughout. BIC Classification: 1KBBE; BM; WFBS; WND; WNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 178 x 25. Weight in Grams: 978.
Publisher
Shambhala Publications Inc United States
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781590308233
ISBN
9781590308233

€ 34.99
€ 25.01

Hardcover. Britain's many traditions have been one of its greatest attractions; some are extremely famous, but other more weird and wonderful customs are not so well-known and these are often the most fascinating, intriguing and amusing. Organised by month, this book describes nearly 100 customs from all over the UK and explains their history and purpose. Num Pages: 224 pages, 30 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DB; JHBT; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 166 x 21. Weight in Grams: 514. 8vo.Some minor wear otherwise a good copy
Publisher
David & Charles
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0264090
ISBN
9780715326589

€ 4.64

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

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

€ 27.99
€ 21.55

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
Publisher
David & Charles
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
3rd Revised edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0299750
ISBN
9780715327760

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Series: Amazing and Extraordinary Facts. Num Pages: 144 pages, 100 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; HBJD1; JFC; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 138 x 177 x 16. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Rydon Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910821015
ISBN
9781910821015

€ 11.99
€ 10.95

Paperback. Exploring in journal form the seasonal bird fauna, more especially including bird behaviour, in a Cumbrian valley. The author has worked in forestry and was a lecturer in Natural History studies at two UK universities. The text is accompanied by a series of stunning watercolours of birds and their habitats. Num Pages: 250 pages, 16 watercolour paintings. BIC Classification: 1DBKENM; WNCB; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 28. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
Brambleby Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908241351
ISBN
9781908241351

€ 11.99
€ 11.90

Hardcover. Num Pages: 192 pages, 300 full colour artworks. BIC Classification: AGN; WNC; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 260 x 217 x 20. Weight in Grams: 932.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408181348
ISBN
9781408181348

€ 27.99
€ 21.47

Hardcover. The phenomenal Norwegian bestseller - Everything you wanted to know about wood but were afraid to ask Translator(s): Ferguson, Robert. Num Pages: 192 pages, Full-colour throughout. BIC Classification: 1DN; WFV; WND; WSZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 159 x 21. Weight in Grams: 610.
Publisher
MacLehose Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857052551
ISBN
9780857052551

€ 24.99
€ 18.90

Hardcover. Britain's best loved rural writer chronicles the progress of the seasons in the Stour valley village where he has lived and worked among artists, writers, farmers and commuters. For all the changes in the contemporary countryside, timeless qualities remain and both are captured here with a poet's understanding and imagination. Num Pages: 160 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: BGLA; HRCV9; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 132 x 18. Weight in Grams: 284. 160 pages. Britain's best loved rural writer chronicles the progress of the seasons in the Stour valley village where he has lived and worked among artists, writers, farmers and commuters. For all the changes in the contemporary countryside, timeless qualities remain and both are captured here with a poet's understanding and imagination. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: BGLA; HRCV9; WND. Dimension: 201 x 132 x 18. Weight: 284.
Publisher
Canterbury Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848252370
ISBN
9781848252370

€ 18.99
€ 17.37

Hardcover. This is a collection of tips and tricks from a true countryman who started dabbling in the fine art of poaching as soon as he was old enough to slip unseen through a copse at dusk or slither along the river bank to a trout-filled pond. Illustrator(s): West, James. Num Pages: 172 pages, b&w illus. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; BGH; HBTB; WND; WSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 201 x 148 x 22. Weight in Grams: 344. New.
Publisher
Old House
Number of pages
172
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Edition
New ed of 1890 ed
Condition
New
SKU
9781873590287
ISBN
9781873590287

€ 13.41

Paperback. A book about the wildlife and landscapes of southwest England, covering the counties of Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Dorset, richly illustrated with high quality photography. Written and photographed by Nigel Hicks. Num Pages: 160 pages, 300. BIC Classification: 1DBKEW; AJC; WNC; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 220 x 266 x 16. Weight in Grams: 802.
Publisher
Aquaterra Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780992797010
ISBN
9780992797010

€ 18.99
€ 14.86

Paperback. Ben Law's incredible sense of the land and his respect for age old traditions offers a wonderful insight into the life of Prickly Nut Wood. Num Pages: 256 pages, 50 b/w illus, With index. BIC Classification: BGA; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 134 x 19. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
William Collins
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007551927
ISBN
9780007551927

€ 10.99
€ 10.18

Paperback. A host of activities for having fun, engaging with wildlife, and exploring your wild side in the countryside. Num Pages: 208 pages, More than 400 full-colour photographs and line and colour artworks by the author. BIC Classification: WNC; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 191 x 247 x 19. Weight in Grams: 660.
Publisher
A&C BLACK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408187036
ISBN
9781408187036

€ 18.99
€ 8.63

Paperback. The atmospheric West Country landscape lends itself perfectly to dramatic tales of eerie hauntings and ghostly happenings, daring smugglers and dashing highwaymen, and many have heard of - or might even have seen - the modern-day legend that is the Beast of Exmoor. This title collects these local myths and legends. Num Pages: 336 pages, 1 x 8pp colour pics. BIC Classification: 1DBKEW; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 22. Weight in Grams: 242.
Publisher
Transworld Publishers Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552163316
ISBN
9780552163316

€ 11.99
€ 10.95

Paperback. Clarissa brings us her outspoken views and humourous stories as she travels around the heart of Britain in this top ten Sunday Times bestseller. Num Pages: 304 pages, 1 x 8pp section. BIC Classification: BM; WBB; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780340977477
ISBN
9780340977477

€ 13.99
€ 11.81

Paperback. Brian Viner and his family had enjoyed their middle-class patch of north London, but gradually realised they were suffering from a case of 'metropause' - the desire to swap the hassles of London life for the serenity of the countryside. This is a hilarious account of Brian Viner's family's first year in the country after years of city living. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMF; BGA; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 153 x 21. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
POCKET BOOKS
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780743495721
ISBN
9780743495721

€ 9.99
€ 9.45

Paperback. Shrouded in mysterious legend and steeped in history, Dartmoor with its stunning scenery, pretty villages and abundant wildlife is a source of inspiration to anyone who spends time there. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKEWD; WND; WQH; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 175 x 12. Weight in Grams: 468.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752459295
ISBN
9780752459295

€ 17.65

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

€ 11.99
€ 11.90

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