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The countryside, country life

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Lakes, Loughs and Lochs

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Lakes, Loughs and Lochs

Brian Moss

The countryside, country life

Paperback

Another volume in the popular New Naturalist series, this book gives a comprehensive account of the natural history of Britain... [more]

$59.99

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At Home in the Woods: Living the Life of Thoreau Today

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At Home in the Woods: Living the Life of Thoreau Today

Bradford Angier, Vena Angier

Memoirs; Self-sufficiency; The countryside, country life; Outdoor survival skills

Paperback

Bradford Angier and his wife Vena decide to follow in the footstep of their hero Henry David Thoreau, and forsake their city... [more]

$24.99

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The Countryside Book: 101 Ways To Play, Watch Wildlife, Be Creative And Have Adventures In The Country

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The Countryside Book: 101 Ways To Play, Watch Wildlife, Be Creative And...

Tessa Wardley

Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life

Paperback

A host of activities for having fun, engaging with wildlife, and exploring your wild side in the countryside. [more]

$29.99

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Outback Vets

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Outback Vets

Annabelle Brayley

Biography; True stories; The countryside, country life

Paperback

The stakes are high for the smart and spirited vets charged with caring for Australia's rural livestock, wildlife and beloved... [more]

$29.99

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The Smell of Summer Grass: Pursuing Happiness at Perch Hill

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The Smell of Summer Grass: Pursuing Happiness at Perch Hill

Adam Nicolson

Biography; Memoirs; Agriculture & farming; The countryside, country life

Paperback

The Smell of Summer Grass is the story of the years spent in finding and building a personal idyll, sometimes a dream, sometimes... [more]

$19.99

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Vermont Waterfalls

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Vermont Waterfalls

Russell F. Dunn, Russell Dunn

The countryside, country life; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

More than 200 waterfalls, from town centers to roadsides to isolated natural areas [more]

$30.95

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The Yorkshire Shepherdess

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The Yorkshire Shepherdess

Amanda Owen

Biography; Memoirs; Animal husbandry; The countryside, country life

Paperback

A funny, heartwarming and inspiring true story of life as a shepherdess in one of the most remote and beautiful spots in England.... [more]

$19.99

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Lakes, Loughs and Lochs

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Lakes, Loughs and Lochs

Brian Moss

Mathematics & Sciences; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Another volume in the popular New Naturalist series, this book gives a comprehensive account of the natural history of Britain... [more]

$119.99

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Through the Farm Gate: A Country Memoir

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Through the Farm Gate: A Country Memoir

Angela Goode

Memoirs; The countryside, country life

Paperback

From a childhood spent yabbying and riding horses on friends' farms where the sun always shone, Angela Goode has always wanted... [more]

$22.99

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The Countryside Year: A Month-by-Month Guide to Making the Most of the Great Outdoors

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The Countryside Year: A Month-by-Month Guide to Making the Most of the Great...

Stephen Barnett

The countryside, country life; Gift books

Hardback

This charming and practical handbook is bursting with tips, facts and folklore to guide you through the countryside year.... [more]

$24.99

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In Praise of Bees: A Cabinet of Curiosities

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In Praise of Bees: A Cabinet of Curiosities

Elizabeth Birchall

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: aquatic creatures; The countryside, country life

Hardback

This fascinating and comprehensive book explores the bee's place in human society from prehistoric cave paintings and inscribed... [more]

$80.00

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A View from the Tractor: Wit and Wisdom from the Nation's Favourite Dairy Farmer

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A View from the Tractor: Wit and Wisdom from the Nation's Favourite Dairy...

Roger Evans

The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Hardback

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

$29.99

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Woodsman

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Woodsman

Ben Law

Autobiography: general; The countryside, country life

Paperback

Ben Law's incredible sense of the land and his respect for age old traditions offers a wonderful insight into the life of... [more]

$19.99

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Silt Road: The Story of a Lost River

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Silt Road: The Story of a Lost River

Charles Rangeley-Wilson

The countryside, country life; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

At the foot of a chalk hill a stream rises in a silent copse, and is soon lost under the car parks and streets of the town... [more]

$24.99

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The Moor: Lives Landscape Literature

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The Moor: Lives Landscape Literature

William Atkins

The countryside, country life; Travel writing

Hardback

Presents the personal journey across our nation's most forbidding and most mysterious terrain. This book takes the reader... [more]

$39.99

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Adventures In Yarn Farming

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Adventures In Yarn Farming

Barbara Parry, Msc,RD

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

Hardback

A knitting book focusing on the sheep-to-shawl process by a well-known knitter, shepherd, and artisanal yarn producer. Gain... [more]

$59.99

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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

Hardback

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

$37.95

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The Wolf Pit

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The Wolf Pit

Will Cohu

Biography: general; The countryside, country life

Paperback

In 1966 Will Cohu's grandparents moved to Bramble Carr, a remote cottage... [more]

$19.99

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Clarissa's England: A gamely gallop through the English counties

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Clarissa's England: A gamely gallop through the English counties

Clarissa Dickson Wright

The countryside, country life; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Bestselling author of Spilling the Beans, takes her personal journey around the different regions of England [more]

$23.99

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Absolutely Appleby

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Absolutely Appleby

Heidi M. Sands

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

Paperback

With over one hundred fantastic photographs of horses and people on the move, action shots on the 'flashing lane', handlers... [more]

$19.99

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An Illustrated Country Year: Nature uncovered month by month

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An Illustrated Country Year: Nature uncovered month by month

Celia Lewis

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life

Hardback

An Illustrated Country Year - Nature uncovered month by month is perfect for nature lovers and everyone who enjoys spending... [more]

$39.99

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Nightwalk: A Journey to the Heart of Nature

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Nightwalk: A Journey to the Heart of Nature

Chris Yates

The countryside, country life; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Chris Yates, one of Britain's most insightful and lyrical writers, raises his gaze from his beloved rivers and ponds and takes... [more]

$19.99

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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

Paperback

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

$19.99

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Skimming Stones: and other ways of being in the wild

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Skimming Stones: and other ways of being in the wild

Rob Cowen, Leo Critchley

The countryside, country life; Active outdoor pursuits

Paperback

A unique new angle on nature writing [more]

$23.99

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The Encyclopedia Of Country Living, 40th Anniversary Edition

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The Encyclopedia Of Country Living, 40th Anniversary Edition

Carla Emery

General encyclopaedias; The countryside, country life

Paperback

An original manual of basic country skills that is suitable for people living in the country, the city and everywhere in between.... [more]

$52.99

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