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The countryside, country life

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The countryside, country life

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
€ 12.83

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

€ 17.81

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
€ 9.49

Paperback. Walking Through Spring follows Graham Hoyland's journey as he creates a new national trail, walking with the Spring from the south coast in March up to the border with Scotland, which he reaches on the longest day: the twenty-first of June. Num Pages: 384 pages, (8-page colour plate section), Index. BIC Classification: 1DBK; WND; WSZC; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
William Collins
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780008156145
ISBN
9780008156145

€ 13.99
€ 11.06

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

€ 13.99
€ 11.08

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
€ 18.21

Hardcover. A beautifully illustrated anthology of pastoral poetry that includes timeless classics fromA the eras of Chaucer and Shakespeare through Pope and Marvell, to Coleridge, Tennyson and Wordsworth right up to Vita Sackville-West and John Betjeman. Editor(s): Carr, Samuel. Num Pages: 192 pages, 40. BIC Classification: DCQ; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 146 x 200 x 26. Weight in Grams: 476.
Publisher
Batsford
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849942928
ISBN
9781849942928

€ 18.99
€ 15.04

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
€ 8.71

Paperback. Series: Native American. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: WND; WSZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 130 x 17. Weight in Grams: 309.
Publisher
Dover Publications
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486493084
ISBN
9780486493084

€ 13.99
€ 11.06

Paperback. Cranborne Chase is a photographic journey through one of the South's most historic and atmospheric landscapes. Num Pages: 128 pages, 185. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; 1DBKEWT; 1DBKEWW; WND; WQH; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 246 x 13. Weight in Grams: 428.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445649849
ISBN
9781445649849

€ 20.99
€ 16.63

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
€ 11.06

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
€ 10.27

Paperback. Shows how to identify green lanes on the ground, how to recognise them on antique maps, and how to locate documents and other records which will reveal who used them in past times. Num Pages: 128 pages, 8pp colour plates, 40 b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: KNG; RNK; WND; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 156 x 12. Weight in Grams: 246.
Publisher
Green Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781870098960
ISBN
9781870098960

€ 8.99
€ 8.66

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
€ 15.04

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

€ 25.99
€ 18.98

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
€ 17.66

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
€ 21.54

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages, 80 B&W Pics. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; HBT; WND; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 156 x 17. Weight in Grams: 496.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473834354
ISBN
9781473834354

€ 16.99
€ 13.45

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. 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
€ 25.58

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. A memoir that shares with us a lifetime of adventures and tells of one man's love of the countryside. Illustrated with wood engravings, it offers the reader tales of a hidden world. Num Pages: 224 pages, 17 black & white wood engravings. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; BM; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 166 x 21. Weight in Grams: 580. Memoirs of an Edinburgh Poacher. 224 pages, 17 black & white wood engravings. A memoir that shares with us a lifetime of adventures and tells of one man's love of the countryside. Illustrated with wood engravings, it offers the reader tales of a hidden world. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; BM; WND. Dimension: 244 x 166 x 21. Weight: 580.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847970879
ISBN
9781847970879

€ 25.99
€ 22.36

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
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
David & Charles
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
KEX0264090
ISBN
9780715326589

€ 4.64

Paperback. This fascinating journey through the beautiful, protected area of England explores the history of the Chiltern Hills and its occupants. Num Pages: 96 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKES; WND; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 168 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445636245
ISBN
9781445636245

€ 18.99
€ 15.04