Book 6 of The Green Meadow Books, a series of nature books for young readers. Describes animal and plant life which can be found on any stretch of shore. Also includes shell life in the shallow rock pools, the birds which build their nests on the cliffs, and some of the fish from the sea itself. Illustrated with four colour plates and numerous in-text drawings.
Green cloth binding with brown lettering and designs to spine and front cover.
Good condition for a second-hand book: light edge-wear to dust-jacket, mainly to folds and spine ends, with 2 x 6mm, 1 x 10mm, 1 x 15mm and 1 x 17mm closed tears to top edge, 1 x 5mm, 1 x 8mm and 1 x 11mm closed tears and creasing to bottom edge; light rubbing to jacket, mainly to folds with pin-hole to front flap fold, light water-stain to jacket spine and reverse, light soiling to jacket rear; very light bowing to hardcovers, very light bumping to spine bottom end, light dent to top edge of rear cover, very light fading to top edge of covers and to spine; light rubbing to front free endpaper top corner where makings erased, light rubbing and brown liquid stain to rear pastedown endpaper, very light foxing to page edges, otherwise internally near-fine.