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The countryside, country life

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A. Wainwright Desk Diary 2019

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A. Wainwright Desk Diary 2019

Alfred Wainwright

The countryside, country life; Sports & outdoor recreation; Stationery items

Hardback

An illustrated week-to-view diary for 2019 [more]

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A. Wainwright Pocket Diary 2019

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A. Wainwright Pocket Diary 2019

Alfred Wainwright

The countryside, country life; Sports & outdoor recreation; Stationery items

Hardback

An illustrated week-to-view diary for 2019 [more]

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The Solace of Open Spaces

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The Solace of Open Spaces

Gretel Ehrlich

Biography: general; Memoirs; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals; Travel & holiday

Paperback

A stunning classic memoir set in the American West, Ehrlich's account of living in Wyoming includes sheep herding alone across... [more]

$19.99

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The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs

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The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs

Peter Wohlleben

Mathematics & Sciences; The countryside, country life; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Weather; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Bestselling author of The Hidden Life of Trees, Peter Wohlleben, invites you to reconnect with natureAs soon as we step out... [more]

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The Pull of the River: A Journey Into the Wild and Watery Heart of Britain

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The Pull of the River: A Journey Into the Wild and Watery Heart of Britain...

Matt Gaw

The countryside, country life; Boating; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Uplifting and utterly immersive tales of escape and adventure on Britain's waterways [more]

$22.99

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Wilding: The Return of Nature to a British Farm

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Wilding: The Return of Nature to a British Farm

Isabella Tree

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; The countryside, country life

Paperback

Wilding tells the story of a remarkable experiment: the rewilding of the Knepp Estate in West Sussex, the restoration of natural... [more]

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

John Connell

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Dairy farming; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Farming has been in John Connell's family for generations, but he never intended to follow in his father's footsteps. Until,... [more]

$22.99

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Rusted Off: Why Country Australia is Fed Up

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Rusted Off: Why Country Australia is Fed Up

Gabrielle Chan

Regional studies; History; Politics & government; The countryside, country life

Paperback

Looks at what is defining today's country/city divide and how it is affecting the political status quo. [more]

$34.99

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Back of Beyond: One Woman's Remarkable Story of Love, Adventure, Disasters and Wonderful Times in the Gulf Country

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Back of Beyond: One Woman's Remarkable Story of Love, Adventure, Disasters...

Jenny Old

Biography; Memoirs; The countryside, country life

Paperback

This is the extraordinary story of an indomitable Australian woman going to the back of beyond and triumphing over adversity.... [more]

$32.99

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The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs

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The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs

Peter Wohlleben

Mathematics & Sciences; The countryside, country life; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Weather

Hardback

BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE HIDDEN LIFE OF TREES, PETER WOHLLEBEN, INVITES US TO RECONNECT WITH NATUREAs soon as we step out... [more]

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Walking Through Spring

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Walking Through Spring

Graham Hoyland

The countryside, country life; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

`The most effective advertisement for the countryside I've ever encountered' Daily MailWalking Through Spring follows Graham... [more]

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Island Home

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Island Home

Tim Winton

Biography; Autobiography: literary; The countryside, country life

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The natural world, in Tim Winton's novels, is as much a living presence as any character, and what is true of his work is... [more]

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The Way of the Hare

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The Way of the Hare

Marianne Taylor

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: mammals; The countryside, country life

Hardback

To the people of rural Britain, hares are deeply beloved, perhaps above all other animals. They thrive in abundance in imagery... [more]

$29.99

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The Running Hare: The Secret Life of Farmland

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The Running Hare: The Secret Life of Farmland

John Lewis-Stempel

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life

Paperback

The Sunday Times Bestseller - SHORTLISTED FOR THE WAINWRIGHT PRIZE 2017 Traditional ploughland is disappearing. [more]

$19.99

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Rain: Four Walks in English Weather

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Rain: Four Walks in English Weather

Melissa Harrison

The countryside, country life; Weather; Travel & holiday

Paperback

A wonderful meditation on the English landscape in wet weather by the acclaimed novelist and nature writer, Melissa Harrison.<br... [more]

$19.99

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Icons of England

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Icons of England

Bill Bryson

The countryside, country life; Travel & holiday

Paperback

A celebration of the English countryside that focuses on the rolling green landscapes and magnificent monuments that set England... [more]

$24.99

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The Shepherd's Life: A Tale of the Lake District

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The Shepherd's Life: A Tale of the Lake District

James Rebanks

Biography: historical, political & military; The countryside, country life; Travel & holiday

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Some people's lives are entirely their own creations. James Rebanks' isn't. The first son of a shepherd, who was the first... [more]

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The Natural History of Selborne

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The Natural History of Selborne

Gilbert White

Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist thought & ideology; Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life

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The Natural History of Selborne (1789)is written as a series of letters, which describe with wit and precision the flora and... [more]

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Shetland

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Shetland

Ann Cleeves

Photographs: collections; Fiction & Literature; Fiction companions; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Ann Cleeves' bestselling series of crime novels, featuring Detective Jimmy Perez, and now also adapted for a major BBC television... [more]

$39.99

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Meadowland: the private life of an English field

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Meadowland: the private life of an English field

John Lewis-Stempel

History; The countryside, country life; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

In exquisite prose, John Lewis-Stempel records the passage of the seasons from cowslips in spring to the hay-cutting of summer... [more]

$19.99

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Notes from Walnut Tree Farm

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Notes from Walnut Tree Farm

Roger Deakin

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; The countryside, country life

Paperback

For the last six years of his life, Roger Deakin kept notebooks in which he wrote his daily thoughts, impressions, feelings... [more]

$24.99

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The Irish Aesthete: Ruins of Ireland

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The Irish Aesthete: Ruins of Ireland

Robert O'Byrne

Architecture; History of architecture; Interior design, decor & style guides; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Go on a journey with Robert O'Byrne as he brings fascinating Irish ruins to life. [more]

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Floating: A Return to Waterlog

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Floating: A Return to Waterlog

Joe Minihane

Memoirs; The countryside, country life; Swimming & diving; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

A brave, moving and inspirational story of wild swimming and succeeding against all odds [more]

$19.99

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Wilding: The Return of Nature to a British Farm

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Wilding: The Return of Nature to a British Farm

Isabella Tree

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Wilding tells the story of a remarkable experiment: the rewilding of the Knepp Estate in West Sussex, the restoration of natural... [more]

$44.99

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

John Connell

Biography; Memoirs; Dairy farming; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Hardback

The intimate account of a year on his family farm in Ireland - and a fascinating history of man's long relationship with the... [more]

$29.99

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