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The Natural History of the Burren

D'Arcy, Gordon; Hayward, John

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ISBN 10: 0907151647 / ISBN 13: 9780907151647
Published by IMMEL Publishing Ltd, 1992
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Large hardcover SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, in excellent condition (slight handling, otherwise unmarked), with VG dust jacket (slight wear, tiny tear along spine). 168 pages, with color photographs throughout. The Burren lies between Galway and Limerick, along the western Irish coast. [1.6 lbs]. Bookseller Inventory # 53016

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Title: The Natural History of the Burren

Publisher: IMMEL Publishing Ltd

Publication Date: 1992

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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An unexpected facet of the Emerald Isle is revealed to the reader in this study of a unique environment on the westernmost edge of Europe. The limestone karst landscape of The Burren, its clints and grykes home to an enormous variety of plants and animals, is punctuated by wetland habitats and fringed with a rocky Atlantic coastline. For the dedicated botanist and tourist alike, it is the display of summer flora which is the highlight of The Burren's year. This title is a comprehensive and detailed study of an increasingly well known area of special interest. Gordon D'Arcy has provided a wealth of information in a straightforward and readable text. The geology, archaeology, ecology, agriculture and most vit ally the future of The Burren all come under D'Arcy's keen eye.

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