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  • Food For Free
    Food For Free (English, Paperback) Richard Mabey

    The ideal portable companion, the world-renowned Collins Gem series returns with a fresh new look and updated material.

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  • Nature Cure
    Nature Cure (English, Paperback) Richard Mabey

    In the last year of the old millennium, Richard Mabey, Britain's foremost nature writer, fell into a severe depression. Having left the cosseting woods of the Chiltern hills for the open flatlands of Norfolk, Richard Mabey found exhilaration in discovering a whole new landscape and gained fresh insights into our place in nature.

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  • Food for Free
    Food for Free (Paperback) Richard Mabey

    A complete guide to help you safely identify edible species that grow around us, together with detailed artworks, field identification notes and recipes.

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  • The Cabaret of Plants
    The Cabaret of Plants (English, Paperback) Richard Mabey

    In The Cabaret of Plants, Mabey explores the plant species which have challenged our imaginations, awoken our wonder, and upturned our ideas about history, science, beauty and belief. ...

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  • The Cabaret of Plants
    The Cabaret of Plants (English, Hardback) Richard Mabey

    In Richard Mabey's characteristically lyrical and informative tone, The Cabaret of Plants explores plant species which have challenged our imaginations, awoken that cliched but real human emotion of wonder, and upturned our ideas about history, science, beauty and belief. ...

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  • Flora Britannica
    Flora Britannica (English, Hardback) Richard Mabey

    People all over Britain - both rural and urban - have been encouraged to record and celebrate the cultural dimensions of their own flora, and to send their memories and anecdotes, observations and regional knowledge to Flora Britannica.

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  • Food for Free
    Food for Free (Hardback) Richard Mabey

    The classic foraging guide to over 200 types of food that can be gathered and picked in the wild, Food for Free returns in its 40th year as a sumptuous, beautifully illustrated and fully updated anniversary edition.

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  • Weeds
    Weeds (English, Paperback) Richard Mabey

    Ever since the first human settlements 10,000 years ago, weeds have dogged our footsteps. They are there as the punishment of 'thorns and thistles' in "Genesis" and, two millennia later, as a symbol of "Flanders Field". The author examines how we have tried to define them, explain their persistence, and draw moral lessons from them.

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  • Lark Rise to Candleford
    Lark Rise to Candleford (Paperback) Flora Thompson

    A portrayal of country life at the close of the 19th century. It tells the story of three closely related Oxfordshire communities - a hamlet, the nearby village and a small market town - is based on the author's experiences during childhood and youth.

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  • A Brush With Nature
    A Brush With Nature (Paperback) Richard Mabey

    Described as 'Britain's greatest living nature writer', Richard Mabey has revealed his passion for the natural world in eloquent stories for BBC Wildlife Magazine.

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  • The Ash and The Beech
    The Ash and The Beech (English, Paperback) Richard Mabey

    From ash die-back to the Great Storm of 1987 to Dutch elm disease, our much-loved woodlands seem to be under constant threat from a procession of natural challenges. Just when we need trees most, to help combat global warming and to provide places of retreat for us and our wildlife, they seem at greatest peril.

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  • Birds Britannica
    Birds Britannica (English, Hardback) Mark Cocker, Richard Mabey

    The British love their birds, which are inextricably entwined with every aspect of their island life. British customs, more than 1,000 years of English literature, the very fabric of society, even the landscape itself, have all been enhanced by the presence of birds.

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  • Turned Out Nice Again
    Turned Out Nice Again (English, Hardback) Richard Mabey

    An exploration of our preoccupation with the weather, as heard on BBC Radio 3: Changing Climates. In his trademark style, the author weaves together science, art and memoirs to show the weather's impact on our culture and national psyche. He rambles through the myths of Golden Summers and our persistent state of denial about the winter.

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  • Wood
    Wood (English, Hardback) William Hall

    In the footsteps of the acclaimed Concrete and Brick, a fresh look at one of the world's most versatile building materials

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  • The Unofficial Countryside
    The Unofficial Countryside (English, Paperback) Richard Mabey, Mary Newcomb

    Richard Mabey reveals the astonishingly rich world of animal and plant life surviving and often thriving among docklands, railways, factories and canals.

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  • Gilbert White
    Gilbert White (English, Paperback) Richard Mabey

    When the pioneering naturalist Gilbert White (1720-93) wrote "The Natural History of Selborne" (1789), he created one of the greatest and influential natural history works, his detailed observations about birds and animals providing the cornerstones of modern ecology. This biography tells the story of this clergyman.

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  • The Natural History of Selborne
    The Natural History of Selborne (English, Paperback) Gilbert White

    A collection of Gilbert White's letters to the explorer and naturalist Daines Barrington and the eminent zoologist Thomas Pennant - White's intellectual lifelines from his country-village home. This title presents an evocation of the lives of the flora and fauna of eighteenth-century England.

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  • Wildflower Wonders
    Wildflower Wonders (English, Hardback) Bob Gibbons

    Showcases some of the most spectacular displays of wild blooms on the planet, from infrequent flowerings in the Mojave and other deserts to regular but no less stunning alpine wildflower "events" in Italy, South Africa, and Australia. This title features 200 panoramic, full-color photographs as well as color maps for different sites.

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  • The Cabaret of Plants
    The Cabaret of Plants (English, Hardback) Richard Mabey

    "Highly entertaining...Without being sentimental about it, Mr. Mabey gets us to look at life from the plants' point of view. His science is sound, he's witty, and his language is engaging." -Constance Casey, New York Times

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  • The Full English Cassoulet
    The Full English Cassoulet (Hardback) Richard Mabey

    Richard Mabey began experimenting with cooking as soon as he was big enough to clamber to the cupboard where the powdered chocolate was kept.* 'Cooking against the grain' - if we didn't have access to wheat, what could we make with nuts?

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