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Oak and Ash and Thorn: The Ancient Woods and New Forests of Britain

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Oak and Ash and Thorn: The Ancient Woods and New Forests of Britain

Peter Fiennes

Physical geography & topography; Conservation of the environment; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

Dazzling, passionate nature writing - a celebration of Britain's woods and forests and a rousing call to fight for them [more]

$34.99

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The Secret Life of Cows

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The Secret Life of Cows

Rosamund Young

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Hardback

WITH A FOREWORD BY ALAN BENNETT'A lovely, thoughtful little book about the intelligence of cows.' James Rebanks, author of... [more]

$19.99

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The Zoomable Universe: A Step-by-Step Tour Through Cosmic Scale, from the Infinite to the Infinitesimal

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The Zoomable Universe: A Step-by-Step Tour Through Cosmic Scale, from the...

Caleb Scharf

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Filled with stunning colour artwork and inspiring infographics, this is the perfect Christmas gift for anyone who wants to... [more]

$39.99

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Star Theatre: The Story of the Planetarium

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Star Theatre: The Story of the Planetarium

William Firebrace

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Star Theatre traces the evolution of the planetarium through history, from its predecessors to its invention in Germany in... [more]

$59.99

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A Different Kind of Animal: How Culture Transformed Our Species

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A Different Kind of Animal: How Culture Transformed Our Species

Robert Boyd

Society & Social Sciences; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Biology, life sciences; Evolution; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

How our ability to learn from each other has been the essential ingredient to our remarkable success as a species Human beings... [more]

$59.99  $35.00

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The Quotable Darwin

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The Quotable Darwin

E. Janet Browne

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Dictionaries of quotations; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

<div><strong>A treasure trove of illuminating and entertaining quotations from the legendary naturalist.</strong></div><div><br... [more]

$50.00

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Sydney for Dogs

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Sydney for Dogs

Cathy Proctor

Dogs as pets; Travel & holiday; Travel with children & family holidays

Paperback

Although Sydney is very well provided with parks, bushland, beaches and open spaces, a great deal of this - including all... [more]

$29.99

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Catfulness: A cat's guide to achieving mindfulness

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Catfulness: A cat's guide to achieving mindfulness

A. Cat

Fiction & Literature; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation; Cats as pets

Hardback

The international bestselling guide to achieving mindfulness - from a cat's point of view. [more]

$19.99

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Nightingales in November: A Year in the Lives of Twelve British Birds

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Nightingales in November: A Year in the Lives of Twelve British Birds

Mike Dilger

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

Natural history expert Mike Dilger explores the year-round life histories of twelve iconic British birds. [more]

$19.99

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The Book of the Cat: Cats in Art

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The Book of the Cat: Cats in Art

Angus Hyland, Caroline Roberts

Art & Architecture; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Cats as pets; Gift books

Paperback

The Book of the Cat is a cool and quirky collection of feline art and illustration by artists from around the world [more]

$24.99

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An Uncertain Future: Australian Birdlife in Danger

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An Uncertain Future: Australian Birdlife in Danger

Geoffrey Maslen

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

'Maslen's book is a clarion call for Australia's brilliant but disappearing birds.' Bob Brown, former Parliamentary Leader... [more]

$37.99

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Universe: Exploring the Astronomical World

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Universe: Exploring the Astronomical World

Phaidon Editors

History of Art & Design Styles; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Explore the stars and planets and beyond through 300 fascinating images - an international panel of experts take you on a... [more]

$79.95

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The Tyrannosaur Chronicles: The Biology of the Tyrant Dinosaurs

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The Tyrannosaur Chronicles: The Biology of the Tyrant Dinosaurs

David Hone

Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

Paperback

<b>The fascinating story of the king of the dinosaurs as never told before.</b> [more]

$21.99

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Vanished and Vanishing Parrots: Profiling Extinct and Endangered Species

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Vanished and Vanishing Parrots: Profiling Extinct and Endangered Species...

Joseph Forshaw, Frank Knight

Zoology & animal sciences; Birds (ornithology); Applied ecology; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

A detailed illustrated account of parrots which have become extinct or are facing extinction. [more]

$150.00

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Big Pacific: An Incredible Journey of Exploration and Revelation

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Big Pacific: An Incredible Journey of Exploration and Revelation

Rebecca Tansley

Mathematics & Sciences; Sea life & the seashore

Hardback

A captivating exploration of the world's biggest ocean and its inhabitants. [more]

$49.95

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Dinosaur Art 2

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Dinosaur Art 2

Steve White

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

Hardback

Following on from Dinosaur Art, this new volume showcases 10 amazing artists whose work represents the cutting edge of paleoart.... [more]

$59.99

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Ad Astra: An Illustrated Guide to Leaving the Planet

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Ad Astra: An Illustrated Guide to Leaving the Planet

Dallas Campbell

Mathematics & Sciences; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

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

$32.99

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Hubble's Universe: 2nd Ed; Greatest Discoveries and Latest Images

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Hubble's Universe: 2nd Ed; Greatest Discoveries and Latest Images

Terence Dickinson

Special kinds of photography; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Updated portfolio of over 300 breathtaking photographs from the Hubble telescope which show the very latest discoveries about... [more]

$45.00

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Pug: How to be the Best You

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Pug: How to be the Best You

Helen James

Psychology; Self-help & personal development; Humour; Dogs as pets; Gift books

Hardback

Pug Stands for Philosophical Universal Guidance. This fully illustrated book is different! Pug writes Pugs are loved by people... [more]

$19.99

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Encyclopedia of Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises

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Encyclopedia of Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises

Erich Hoyt

Mathematics & Sciences; Marine & freshwater mammals; Wildlife: aquatic creatures

Hardback

An award-winning author and whale researcher takes readers into 'the field' for an intimate encounter with some 90 species... [more]

$59.95

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Rover: Wagmore Edition

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Rover: Wagmore Edition

Andrew Grant

Dogs as pets

Hardback

First ever trade edition of the work of the rescue-dog photographer whose irresistible and appealing portraits include lost,... [more]

$49.95  $18.00

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Britain's Wild Flowers: A Treasury of Traditions, Superstitions, Remedies and Literature

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Britain's Wild Flowers: A Treasury of Traditions, Superstitions, Remedies...

Rosamond Richardson

Folklore, myths & legends; Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

A fascinating look at the myths, folklore and botany behind over 70 British wildflowers. [more]

$27.99

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Forces of Nature

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Forces of Nature

Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Sunday Times Bestseller How did life on Earth begin? What is the nature of space and... [more]

$19.99

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The Garden of the Gods

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The Garden of the Gods

Gerald Durrell, Gerald Durrell

Memoirs; The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday

Paperback

The third book in The Corfu Trilogy (after My Family and Other Animals and Birds, Beasts and Relatives), the beloved books... [more]

$22.99

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My Family and Other Animals

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My Family and Other Animals

Gerald Durrell

Autobiography: general; Wildlife: general interest; Travel & holiday; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Paperback

'What we all need,' said Larry, 'is sunshine... a country where we can grow.' 'Yes, dear, that would be nice,' agreed Mother,... [more]

$22.99

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