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Spiders of the World: A Natural History
Norman Platnick
Condition: New
£12.99

Spiders of the World explores the huge diversity of spider species and their fascinating traits, with profiles of over 100 families accompanied by expert commentary and beautiful photographs.


The Secret Life of Cows
Rosamund Young
Condition: New
£9.99   £3.99

WITH A FOREWORD BY ALAN BENNETT'A lovely, thoughtful little book about the intelligence of cows.' James Rebanks, author of The Shepherd's LifeCows are as varied as people.


Becoming Wild: How Animals Learn to be Animals
Carl Safina
Condition: New
£18.99   £7.99

We tend to think of culture as being exclusively human, but do animals have it too?


The Gospel of the Eels: A Father, a Son and the World's Most Enigmatic Fish
Patrik Svensson
Condition: New
£16.95   £8.95

A memoir of fishing for eels, a close yet distant father-son relationship and a riveting journey into the story of the world's most mysterious fish.


Interesting Insects
Gavin Broad, Ashley Kirk-Spriggs, Dmitry Telnov, Blanca Huertas
Condition: New
£12.99   £6.99

Interesting Insects presents striking and surprisingly photogenic insect portraits, each specially selected from the oldest and most important entomology collection in the world - 34 million specimens held by London's Natural History Museum.


The Inside Out of Flies
Erica McAlister
Condition: New
£14.99   £6.99

The Inside Out of Flies is a look under the bonnet at the astonishing mechanics of fly anatomy. Erica McAlister reveals the engineering miracles embodied in different species of fly and some of the fascinating implications they hold for human technology.


Evolution: The First Four Billion Years
Condition: New
£29.00   £9.99

Spanning evolutionary science from discoveries and data to philosophy and history, this book offers introduction to evolutionary biology. It presents a series of major essays dealing with the history and philosophy of evolutionary biology, with major empirical and theoretical questions in the science.


Treasures of the Natural History Museum
Natural History Museum
Condition: Used, Like New
£25.00   £9.99

The Natural History Museum, London is home to one of the world's most important and comprehensive collections of natural history specimens, literature and artworks. This book celebrates over 200 of the Museum's most exceptional possessions including world-famous specimens and little-known curiosities.


The Collectors: Creating Hans Sloane's Extraordinary Herbarium
Condition: New
£25.00   £12.99

This lavishly illustrated book reveals the lives of the people who assembled the greatest botanical collection of the Early Modern period, with stories of adventure and discovery across every continent. Sir Hans Sloane's herbarium, housed at the Natural History Museum in London, is probably the most ...


The Horse: A natural history
Debbie Busby, Catrin Rutland
Condition: New
£20.00   £9.99

An essential addition to every horse enthusiasts library.


Goats of Anarchy: One Woman's Quest to Save the World One Goat At A Time
Leanne Lauricella
Condition: New
£12.99   £6.99

In the book Goats of Anarchy, Leanne shares adorable photos of her goats with descriptions of their personalities, touching rescue stories, and funny anecdotes about their antics.


Epic Eggs: The Poultry Enthusiast's Complete and Essential Guide to the Most Perfect Food
Jennifer Sartell
Condition: New
£12.99   £5.99

This isn't a typical egg cookbook or guide to raising chickens, Epic Eggs takes a deep dive on the eggs themselves and tells you how to raise birds that will produce the best eggs you've ever seen. It may be true that most poultry found on small homesteads or in backyards especially are viewed as pets, ...


Familiar Flowers of Field and Garden
F. Schuyler Mathews
Condition: New
£4.99

Organized by season and illustrated by handsome engravings, this delightful guide to wild and cultivated flowers reveals the proper names of familiar blossoms, their color varieties, and bloom cycles.


Plant-Lore and Garden-Craft of Shakespeare
Henry Ellacombe
Condition: New
£6.99

An alphabetical glossary cites plants mentioned by the playwright and discusses their symbolism. The charmingly illustrated text also offers a synopsis of each plant's history and advice for cultivation.


The Horse: A natural history
Debbie Busby, Catrin Rutland
Condition: Used, Very Good
£20.00   £8.99

An essential addition to every horse enthusiasts library.


Voyage of the Beagle: The Definitive Illustrated History of Charles Darwin's Travel Memoir and Field Journal
Charles Darwin
Condition: Used, Good
£25.00   £9.99

Enjoy the best-selling memoir of Charles Darwin's journey of discovery aboard the HMS Beagle--now fully illustrated for the first time.
The Voyage of the Beagle is Darwin's fascinating account of his groundbreaking sea voyage that led to his writing On the Origin of Species.


Bird Love: The Family Life of Birds
Wenfei Tong
Condition: Used, Good
£25.00   £7.99

Bird Love explores the diverse range of family relationships in birds around the world in fascinating detail.


How to Catch a Mole: And Find Yourself in Nature
Marc Hamer
Condition: Used, Good
£12.99   £4.99

Longlisted for the Wainwright Book Prize 2019A calming, life-affirming book about the British countryside, the cycle of nature, solitude and contentment, by a brilliant new nature writer who spent time homeless as a young man, sleeping in the hedgerows he now knows so well. Although common, moles are ...


On the Origin of Species
Charles Darwin
Condition: Used, Good
£12.99   £3.99

In this elegant, portable masterpiece of scientific inquiry, Charles Darwin presents a convincing and engrossing case for his revolutionary theory of evolution by natural selection.


The Robin: A Biography
Stephen Moss
Condition: Used, Very Good
£12.99   £4.99

No other bird is quite so ever-present and familiar, so embedded in our culture, as the robin. With more than six million breeding pairs, the robin is second only to the wren as Britain's most common bird.

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