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The Meadow: An English Meadow Through The Seasons

£14.99

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"The traditional hay meadows of Britain abound with visual delights. Hundreds of plant species, mesmeric mixtures of colour, are interspersed with tumbling butterflies, stooping dragonflies and the flight of birds. In Clattinger Farm, probably the finest remaining example in Britain, orchids create vast carpets whilst nightingales sing night time melodies from heavy blackthorn hedgerows. The Meadow takes you on a journey through the forms, colours and patterns of this precious place. The result of recording the changing seasons for over three years, it reveals an astonishing diversity of species. Barney Wilczak's captivating photos are prefaced with an essay by chief executive of The Wildlife Trusts Stephanie Hilborne, and the book concludes with thumbnail images detailing species and camera data. The grasslands of the world rank as one of our most important habitats, yet are surprisingly uncelebrated. This splendid book champions the importance of saving whole habitats and rethinking our relationship to biodiversity."

Book in very good condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Wilczak, B.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2012
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0711232725
ISBN-13:
9780711232723
Number of pages:
128
Publisher:
Frances Lincoln

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"The traditional hay meadows of Britain abound with visual delights. Hundreds of plant species, mesmeric mixtures of colour, are interspersed with tumbling butterflies, stooping dragonflies and the flight of birds. In Clattinger Farm, probably the finest remaining example in Britain, orchids create vast carpets whilst nightingales sing night time melodies from heavy blackthorn hedgerows. The Meadow takes you on a journey through the forms, colours and patterns of this precious place. The result of recording the changing seasons for over three years, it reveals an astonishing diversity of species. Barney Wilczak's captivating photos are prefaced with an essay by chief executive of The Wildlife Trusts Stephanie Hilborne, and the book concludes with thumbnail images detailing species and camera data. The grasslands of the world rank as one of our most important habitats, yet are surprisingly uncelebrated. This splendid book champions the importance of saving whole habitats and rethinking our relationship to biodiversity."

Book in very good condition.

Author(s):
Wilczak, B.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2012
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0711232725
ISBN-13:
9780711232723
Number of pages:
128
Publisher:
Frances Lincoln

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