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A Nature Diary

Richard Adams

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ISBN 10: 0670801054 / ISBN 13: 9780670801053
Published by Viking - Penguin Books LTD, Harmondsworth, England, 1985
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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'This', says Richard Adams of his "Nature Diary," is not a catalogue of rare and seldom seen things, but an authentic day-to-day record made during a calendar year.I simply write down what I saw or heard every day.There is always something to enjoy in nature, even in January or November.' Beautifully illustrated thoughout by John Lawrence - each planned and sketched 'on the spot' in close co-operation with Richard Adams. Bookseller Inventory # 7238

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Title: A Nature Diary

Publisher: Viking - Penguin Books LTD, Harmondsworth, England

Publication Date: 1985

Binding: Hard Cover

Illustrator: Lawrence, John

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First Edition/First Printing.

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Physical description; 158 p : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm. Subjects; Adams, Richard 1920-2016 - Diaries. Natural history - Isle of Man.

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Richard Adams, known chiefly for his novel Watership Down , here delights us with his observations on daily walks on the Isle of Man, where he lives. On short trips to London, the Lake District, Anglesey and on longer expeditions to Denmark and Australia, he has his eyes open to the birds, flowers, and animals encountered in the course of the day. Everywhere he finds there is always something to enjoy. At home with his Welsh collie, Tetter, and often accompanied by enthusiastic walking companions, he makes everyday observances special with allusions to literature and bits of humor ("Tetter and I sploshed four miles in gum boots. I wore the gum boots"). He is particular about scientific names and not content until he has made a satisfactory identification. Delicate watercolors by John Lawrence greatly enhance the book. Evelyn G. Callaway, California Native Plant Society, Ridgecrest
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