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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

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

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Deep Thinkers: An exploration of intelligence in whales, dolphins, and porpoises

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Deep Thinkers: An exploration of intelligence in whales, dolphins, and porpoises...

Janet Mann

Mathematics & Sciences; Marine biology; Animal behaviour; Wildlife: aquatic creatures

Hardback

Deep Thinkers examines cetacean brains, study in the field and in captivity, it compares intelligence markers of cetaceans... [more]

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The Picture of Dorian Greyhound (Classic Tails 4): Beautifully illustrated classics, as told by the finest breeds!

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The Picture of Dorian Greyhound (Classic Tails 4): Beautifully illustrated...

Oscar Wilde

Fiction & Literature; Parodies & spoofs; Dogs as pets

Hardback

CLASSIC TAILS - the greatest works of literature, as told by the finest breeds [more]

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Pugs and Prejudice (Classic Tails 1): Beautifully illustrated classics, as told by the finest breeds!

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Pugs and Prejudice (Classic Tails 1): Beautifully illustrated classics,...

Jane Austen

Fiction & Literature; Parodies & spoofs; Dogs as pets

Hardback

CLASSIC TAILS - the greatest works of literature, as told by the finest breeds [more]

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The Great Catsby (Classic Tails 2): Beautifully illustrated classics, as told by the finest breeds!

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The Great Catsby (Classic Tails 2): Beautifully illustrated classics, as...

Eliza Garrett

Fiction & Literature; Parodies & spoofs; Cats as pets

Hardback

CLASSIC TAILS - the greatest works of literature, as told by the finest breeds [more]

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How Do Worms Work?: A Gardener's Collection of Curious Questions and Astonishing Answers

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How Do Worms Work?: A Gardener's Collection of Curious Questions and Astonishing...

Guy Barter

Reference works; Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

Ever wondered how worms breathe? Or why exactly trees are so big? This book covers all aspects of gardens and gardening, and... [more]

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Space Oddities: Our Strange Attempts to Explain the Universe

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Space Oddities: Our Strange Attempts to Explain the Universe

S. D. Tucker

Social & cultural history; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings; Popular astronomy & space

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Flat worlds, moon men, Martian canals and other strange ideas from beyond the stars [more]

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How to Read Water: Clues & Patterns from Puddles to the Sea

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How to Read Water: Clues & Patterns from Puddles to the Sea

Tristan Gooley

Mathematics & Sciences; Maritime & nautical trades; The natural world, country life & pets; Active outdoor pursuits

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The author of the top ten bestseller The Walker's Guide and The Natural Navigator unlocks the secrets hidden in the water... [more]

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As Kingfishers Catch Fire: Birds & Books

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As Kingfishers Catch Fire: Birds & Books

Alex Preston, Neil Gower

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Hardback

As Kingfishers Catch Fire: Birds and Books is an illustrated and visually stunning exploration of birds in literature, from... [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

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

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Clouds: Nature and Culture

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Clouds: Nature and Culture

Richard Hamblyn

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

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Clouds examines clouds in their cultural, historical and scientific contexts, exploring their notable presence in literature... [more]

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A Field Guide to Spiders of Australia

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A Field Guide to Spiders of Australia

Robert Whyte, Greg Anderson

Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

This definitive guide, written by experts in the field, offers a window into a fascinating world. Notorious species such as... [more]

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The Cambridge Photographic Atlas of Galaxies

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The Cambridge Photographic Atlas of Galaxies

Michael Konig, Stefan Binnewies

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Galaxies - the Milky Way's siblings - offer a surprising variety of forms and colours. This volume showcases around 250 beautiful... [more]

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Reed Concise Guide Snakes of Australia

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Reed Concise Guide Snakes of Australia

Gerry Swan

Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians

Paperback

A new addition to our exciting series of concise field guides, it is the ultimate keep-in-your-pocket guide to Australian... [more]

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World Encyclopedia Of Fish & Shellfish And Other Aquatic Creatures

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World Encyclopedia Of Fish & Shellfish And Other Aquatic Creatures

Derek Hall, Daniel Gilpin, Mary-Jane Beer

Reference works; Wildlife: aquatic creatures

Hardback

An authoritative visual guide to marine and freshwater life around the world including hundreds of fish, shells, crabs, corals,... [more]

$59.95

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4th Rock from the Sun: The Story of Mars

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4th Rock from the Sun: The Story of Mars

Nicky Jenner

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

<b>Everything you ever wanted to know about the Red Planet, revealed in an up-close and personal tour of Mars.</b> [more]

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Extinct Birds

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Extinct Birds

Julian P. Hume

Birds (ornithology); Endangered species & extinction of species; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Hardback

This is the first comprehensive review of the hundreds of bird species that have become extinct over the last 1,000 years... [more]

$110.00

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The Family Album of Wild Africa

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The Family Album of Wild Africa

Laurent Baheux

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

Hardback

Now available in a small format edition - French photographer Laurent Baheux uses the medium of black-and-white photography... [more]

$99.00

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The Astronomy Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

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The Astronomy Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

DK

Popular astronomy & space; Children's & Educational

Hardback

From planets and stars to black holes and the Big Bang, take a journey through the wonders of the universe. Featuring topics... [more]

$39.99

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Silver: Nature and Culture

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Silver: Nature and Culture

Lindsay Shen

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Antiques & collectables: gold & silver (other than jewellery); Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

This book features many glistening illustrations of silver in nature and art, jewellery, film, advertising and popular culture,... [more]

$34.99

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Island Home

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Island Home

Tim Winton

Biography; Autobiography: literary; The countryside, country life

Paperback

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]

$24.99

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Treading on Thin Air: Atmospheric Physics, Forensic Meteorology, and Climate Change: How Weather Shapes Our Everyday Lives

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Treading on Thin Air: Atmospheric Physics, Forensic Meteorology, and Climate...

Elizabeth Austin

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming; Weather

Paperback

Weather is an inescapable part of our daily lives, from the nuances of air travel to the future of climate change. Our past,... [more]

$23.95

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Zen Garden Litter Box: A Little Piece of Mindfulness

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Zen Garden Litter Box: A Little Piece of Mindfulness

Sarah Royal

Cats as pets; Stationery items

Mixed media product

This kit includes:<br /><br />Litter box tray 2 miniature cats Bag... [more]

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Phrenology Cat: Read Your Cat's Mind!

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Phrenology Cat: Read Your Cat's Mind!

Marlo Scrimizzi

Humour; Cats as pets; Stationery items

Mixed media product

Phrenology Cat will allow you and others to understand what is really going on inside your cat's mind! [more]

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The Australian Bird Guide

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The Australian Bird Guide

Peter Menkhorst, Danny Rogers, Rohan Clarke, Jeff Davies, Peter Marsack

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

The most comprehensive and beautifully illustrated field guide to Australia's unique birdlife. [more]

$49.95

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