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The countryside, country life

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Johnny Kingdom's West Country Tales

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Johnny Kingdom's West Country Tales

Johnny Kingdom

The countryside, country life

Paperback

There are few people better acquainted with the West Country than Johnny Kingdom. West Country Tales is a charming collection... [more]

$19.99

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The River Book: 101 Ways to Relax, Play, Watch Wildlife and have Adventures at the River's Edge

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The River Book: 101 Ways to Relax, Play, Watch Wildlife and have Adventures...

Tessa Wardley

Freshwater life; The countryside, country life; Water sports & recreations

Paperback

An inspirational guide to things to do at the water's edge that includes a host of activities for adults and children alike.... [more]

$29.99

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Letters to the Editor

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Letters to the Editor

Country Life Magazine

Reference works; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$34.99

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The Chicken Chronicles: A Memoir

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The Chicken Chronicles: A Memoir

Alice Walker

Biography; Memoirs; The countryside, country life; Birds, including cage birds, as pets

Paperback

A memoir about keeping chickens from the author of THE COLOR PURPLE [more]

$23.99

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Shepherds of Coyote Rocks: Public Lands, Private Herds and the Natural World

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Shepherds of Coyote Rocks: Public Lands, Private Herds and the Natural World...

Cat Urbigkit

The countryside, country life

Hardback

Cat Urbigkit journeys alone to spend a season on Wyoming's open range tending to a herd of domestic sheep as they give birth... [more]

$38.95

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The Shining Levels

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The Shining Levels

John Wyatt

The countryside, country life

Paperback

The author first encountered the Lake District during a boyhood camping trip to Windermere. He was overwhelmed by the freedom... [more]

$34.95  $31.45

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One Girl And Her Dogs: Life, Love and Lambing in the Middle of Nowhere

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One Girl And Her Dogs: Life, Love and Lambing in the Middle of Nowhere

Emma Gray

Memoirs; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Paperback

A wonderfully romantic memoir from a young shepherdess. [more]

$23.99

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A Farmer's Lot

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A Farmer's Lot

Roger Evans

The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Roger Evans, everyone s favourite dairy farmer, is back with his daily account of rural life, full of laughter, grumbles and... [more]

$31.35  $28.20

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Milestones

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Milestones

Mervyn Benford

The countryside, country life

Paperback

'Erected to inform travellers how far they have come and how far they still have to go, milestones are a relic of a time when... [more]

$12.99

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Domestic Ducks and Geese

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Domestic Ducks and Geese

Fred Hams

Animal husbandry; The countryside, country life

Paperback

The keeping of geese and ducks by people as a source of food dates back much earlier, perhaps as far as the first human settlements.... [more]

$9.99

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Horses, Hounds and Other Critters: Humorous Tales of Rural Life

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Horses, Hounds and Other Critters: Humorous Tales of Rural Life

Gayle Bunney

The countryside, country life

Paperback

What do you do when there are goldfish in the horse's water trough, a baby magpie in the bedroom, a cow in the kitchen and... [more]

$17.80  $15.65

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Silent Spring Revisited

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Silent Spring Revisited

Conor Mark Jameson

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment; Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Fifty years after the publication of the seminal Silent Spring, Silent Spring Revisited reflects on Carson's legacy in Britain,... [more]

$35.00

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Get Your Pitchfork On!: The Real Dirt on Country Living

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Get Your Pitchfork On!: The Real Dirt on Country Living

Kristy Athens

Smallholdings; Self-sufficiency; Gardening; The countryside, country life

Paperback

A city girl's straightforward and amusing advice about farming and the social aspects of country living. [more]

$36.95  $33.25

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Deep Country: Five Years in the Welsh Hills

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Deep Country: Five Years in the Welsh Hills

Neil Ansell

Memoirs; The countryside, country life

Paperback

The author spent five years spent alone in a hillside cottage in Wales. He immersed himself in the rugged British landscape,... [more]

$22.99

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A Youth Not Wasted

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A Youth Not Wasted

Ian Parkes

Biography; Memoirs; The countryside, country life

Paperback

How can mere red dirt and stones and scrubby trees and shrubs and rises and falls in the land and haze and a vast blue sky... [more]

$32.99

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Jackaroo

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Jackaroo

Michael Thornton

Memoirs; The countryside, country life

Paperback

A rare view of life on the land for the man Fridays of the outback stations - the jackaroos. Tasked with the repetitive, dirty,... [more]

$24.99

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High Country New Zealand: The Land, the People, the Seasons

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High Country New Zealand: The Land, the People, the Seasons

Antonia Steeg, Philip Temple

Photographs: collections; The countryside, country life; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

Many know New Zealand's High Country for its beautiful scenery, yet few have experienced the day-to-day life of the men, women... [more]

$140.95  $126.85

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The Last Shepherds

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The Last Shepherds

Charles Bowden

True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Animal husbandry; The countryside, country life; Nostalgia: general

Paperback

Once, the UK's farmers employed thousands of shepherds, but a slump in sheep farming has cut a swathe through their ranks.... [more]

$25.95  $22.85

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A Year in the Woods: The Diary of a Forest Ranger

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A Year in the Woods: The Diary of a Forest Ranger

Colin Elford

The countryside, country life

Paperback

Takes you on a journey into the heart of the English countryside. From the crisp cold of January, through the promise of spring... [more]

$19.95

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Four Seasons with a Grumpy Goat: How I Learnt to Stop Worrying and Love Life on the Farm

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Four Seasons with a Grumpy Goat: How I Learnt to Stop Worrying and Love...

Carol Altmann

Biography; Memoirs; The countryside, country life

Paperback

A tree change is about finding a simpler life - taking a break from city living and getting back to the earth. And that's... [more]

$29.99

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Young Herriot: The Early Life and Times of James Herriot

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Young Herriot: The Early Life and Times of James Herriot

John Lewis-Stempel

Biography; Biography: general; The countryside, country life

Hardback

James Herriot is possibly the most famous vet in the world. This book focuses on his work with animals (which began when he... [more]

$42.99

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Curious Observations: A Country Miscellany

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Curious Observations: A Country Miscellany

Country Life Magazine, Jennifer Estep

Lifetyle & personal style guides; Home & house maintenance; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Aquirky, charming and surprising collection from the pages of Country Lifemagazine [more]

$42.95  $38.65

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The Bucolic Plague: How Two Manhattanites Became Gentlemen Farmers: An Unconventional Memoir

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The Bucolic Plague: How Two Manhattanites Became Gentlemen Farmers: An Unconventional...

Josh Kilmer-Purcell

Memoirs; The countryside, country life

Paperback

A happy series of accidents and a doughnut-laden escape upstate take Josh and his partner, Brent, to the doorstep of the magnificent... [more]

$24.99

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At the Water's Edge: A Walk in the Wild

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At the Water's Edge: A Walk in the Wild

John Lister-Kaye

Mathematics & Sciences; The countryside, country life

Paperback

Sir John Lister-Kaye encourages us to look in close detail at the nature around us. [more]

$22.99

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Silver Ley

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Silver Ley

Adrian Bell

Memoirs; Social & cultural history; The countryside, country life

Paperback

Adrian Bell (1901-1980) was born in Lancashire and grew up in London but wished for a life in the open air. In 1920 he apprenticed... [more]

$30.00

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