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The countryside, country life

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The East Country: Almanac Tales of Valley and Shore

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The East Country: Almanac Tales of Valley and Shore

Jules Pretty

Rural communities; Applied ecology; The countryside, country life

Paperback

The East Country is a work of creative nonfiction in which the acclaimed nature writer Jules Pretty integrates memoir, natural... [more]

$34.99

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The Round Barn, A Biography of an American Farm, Volume Four: Corn Marketing, The American Breeders Service, State, Nation, and the World

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The Round Barn, A Biography of an American Farm, Volume Four: Corn Marketing,...

Jacqueline Dougan Jackson

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History of the Americas; Agriculture & related industries; The countryside, country life

Paperback

This fourth volume of The Round Barn rounds out the story of the Dougan farm's influence on the world and the world's influence... [more]

$46.95  $42.25

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Villager Jim's Moorland Wildlife

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Villager Jim's Moorland Wildlife

Villager Jim

Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Featuring Villager Jim s favourite shots from his daily moorland adventures, from stags to Highland cows, birds of prey to... [more]

$65.00

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Paul O'Grady's Country Life

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Paul O'Grady's Country Life

Paul O'Grady

Autobiography: arts & entertainment; The countryside, country life; Domestic animals & pets

Hardback

**THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER**Paul O'Grady's Country Life for the first time gives a glimpse into the home life of one of... [more]

$45.00

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21st-Century Yokel

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21st-Century Yokel

Tom Cox

Memoirs; Humour; Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life; Domestic animals & pets

Hardback

The feel of the book has a lot in common with the country walks Tom Cox was on when he composed much of it: it's bewitched... [more]

$39.99

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True to the Line: A Hunting Life

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True to the Line: A Hunting Life

Adrian Dangar

The countryside, country life; Hunting or shooting animals & game

Hardback

Unique insight into the eccentricities, controversies and goings-on in the world's most prestigious hunts, including the author's... [more]

$44.99

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My Wood

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My Wood

Stephen Dalton

Individual photographers; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Award-winning photographer Stephen Dalton, famed for his pioneering fast-shutter shots, photographs his 8-acre woodland through... [more]

$37.99

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Sport in the Fields and Woods

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Sport in the Fields and Woods

Richard Jefferies

Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life; Hunting or shooting animals & game

Hardback

Classic Victorian countryside writer Richard Jefferies has his best articles gathered together here on the subject of pheasants,... [more]

$39.99

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Servants of the Lord: Outdoor Staff at the Great Country Houses

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Servants of the Lord: Outdoor Staff at the Great Country Houses

David S. D. Jones

British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Servants of the Lord is a fascinating and comprehensive insight into the lives, roles and responsibilities of the outdoor... [more]

$56.99

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My House of Sky: A Life of J A Baker

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My House of Sky: A Life of J A Baker

Hetty Saunders

Biography; Biography: literary; Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life

Hardback

This is the first book about the enigmatic author J A Baker, author of The Peregrine. [more]

$53.95  $48.55

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Theodore Roosevelt for Nature Lovers: Adventures with America's Great Outdoorsman

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Theodore Roosevelt for Nature Lovers: Adventures with America's Great Outdoorsman...

Mark Dawidziak

History of the Americas; Political leaders & leadership; The countryside, country life; Gift books

Hardback

Theodore Roosevelt for Nature Lovers is a collection of delightful anecdotes that reveal the President's fascination with... [more]

$32.95  $29.65

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The Land Remembers: A Story of a Farm and Its People

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The Land Remembers: A Story of a Farm and Its People

Ben Logan

Memoirs; Agriculture & farming; The countryside, country life

Paperback

This beloved American memoir is about a farm and its people, recollections of a boyhood in Wisconsin's Driftless region. Ben... [more]

$36.95  $33.25

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A Ploughing People: The Farming Life Celebrated - Stories, Traditions, The Championships

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A Ploughing People: The Farming Life Celebrated - Stories, Traditions, The...

Valerie Cox

Rural communities; Agriculture & farming; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals; Nostalgia: general

Hardback

Fully illustrated, THE definitive book about the national institution of The Ploughing Championship by one of Ireland's best-loved... [more]

$50.99

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Farming Stories from the Scottish Borders: Hard Lives for Poor Reward

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Farming Stories from the Scottish Borders: Hard Lives for Poor Reward

Colin Whittemore

Memoirs; Rural communities; The countryside, country life; Nostalgia: general

Paperback

This book is about the generations of people who have made the farms we know today. Engaging, enjoyable and informative, the... [more]

$19.99

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Villager Jim's Garden Wildlife

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Villager Jim's Garden Wildlife

Villager Jim

Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life

Hardback

This stunning photogh book features birds, bees, and a whole host of other flora and fauna that share Villager Jim s garden... [more]

$65.00

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Open Season: True Stories of the Maine Warden Service

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Open Season: True Stories of the Maine Warden Service

Daren Worcester

True stories; Conservation of the environment; The countryside, country life

Paperback

12 Wardens, 20 Stories, 300 Years of North Woods Law Enforcement Being a game warden in Maine (which has the oldest game... [more]

$27.99

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The Apple Orchard: The Story of Our Most English Fruit

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The Apple Orchard: The Story of Our Most English Fruit

Pete Brown

Horticulture; The countryside, country life

Paperback

An orchard is not a field. It's not a forest or a copse. It couldn't occur naturally; it's definitely cultivated. But an... [more]

$22.99

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Wild Kingdom: Bringing Back Britain's Wildlife

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Wild Kingdom: Bringing Back Britain's Wildlife

Stephen Moss

Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life

Paperback

Shortlisted for THE WAINWRIGHT BOOK PRIZE 2017 Can Britain make room for wildlife? Stephen Moss travels the length and breadth... [more]

$22.99

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Sweet Thames Run Softly

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Sweet Thames Run Softly

Robert Gibbings

The countryside, country life; Travel writing

Paperback

First published in 1940 by J.M. Dent & Sons --Title page verso. [more]

$34.95  $31.45

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A Natural History of the Hedgerow: and ditches, dykes and dry stone walls

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A Natural History of the Hedgerow: and ditches, dykes and dry stone walls...

John Wright

Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life; Travel & holiday

Paperback

It is difficult to think of a more quintessential symbol of the British countryside than the British Hedgerow, bursting with... [more]

$26.99

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Gods of the Morning

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Gods of the Morning

John Lister-Kaye

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; The countryside, country life

Hardback

A celebration of birds that reflects a year in the wild, revealing how these amazing creatures embody our changing world,... [more]

$48.95  $44.05

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Limestone Country

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Limestone Country

Fiona Sampson

Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Hardback

A book about farming, wildlife, culture and the personal experience of living in limestone country. [more]

$44.95  $40.45

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Outskirts: Living Life on the Edge of the Green Belt

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Outskirts: Living Life on the Edge of the Green Belt

John Grindrod

Memoirs; Physical geography & topography; The countryside, country life

Hardback

A captivating nature memoir telling the story of Britain's Green Belt, our national obsession with the countryside, and the... [more]

$46.00

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The Village News: The Truth Behind England's Rural Idyll

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The Village News: The Truth Behind England's Rural Idyll

Tom Fort

The countryside, country life; Travel writing

Hardback

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

$29.99

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A Shepherd's Life

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A Shepherd's Life

W. H. Hudson

Animal husbandry; The countryside, country life

Paperback

Through the story of one man, Caleb Bawcombe, a shepherd whose flocks graze the Wiltshire, Hampshire and Dorset borders, this... [more]

$19.99

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