568 books (29 pages) in this category



The infinite variety of insects has inspired artists and designers from ancient to modern times. This treasury of more than 200 images celebrates the diversity of insects with patterns, ornamental motifs, and natural renderings in styles ranging

ISBN: 9780486997520

Binding: Paperback


Into the Orchid House: In Search of Beauty

by Stanley Breeden

"High on the hills of the Atherton Tablelands in far north Queensland stands a glasshouse built by orchid expert Bruce Gray. Whether from the cloud forests of South America, the Himalayan Mountains of India, the mangroves of the Philippines, the

ISBN: 9781925164145

Binding: Hardback


Ivory-Billed Woodpecker


Long thought extinct, the elusive Ivory-billed Woodpecker may yet live: in 1999, the birding community was galvanized at the news of a sighting by a hunter in a Louisiana forest. A series of expeditions continue to search for the rare bird, and ...

ISBN: 9780486428376

Binding: Paperback


Keep Him My Country

by Mary Durack

"<b><i>Keep Him My Country</i> is a powerful novel of a young man's experience of the harsh beauty of the outback, growing up and the difficult learning experience that accompanies it.</b> When 19-year-old Stan Rolt strikes out for the ...

ISBN: 9781863251662

Binding: Paperback


Keeping a Nature Journal


Experience the splendour of nature with fresh eyes! Featuring an inspiring portfolio from Clare Walker Leslie's nature journals, this guide offers easy-to-learn techniques for capturing the world around you in pictures and words. Encouraging ...

ISBN: 9781580174930

Binding: Paperback


Keeping Bees and Making Honey


A guide to beekeeping - from finding bees to getting them home, housing them, collecting honey and using their produce. It includes a look at the history of bees and beekeeping, and an introduction to help understand bees and keep them ...

ISBN: 9780715328101

Binding: Paperback


Keeping Bees and Making Honey


ISBN: 9781446303559

Binding: Paperback


Keeping Bees in Towns and Cities


Keeping Bees in Towns and Cities features everything an urbanite needs to know to start keeping bees: how to select the perfect hive, how to buy bees, how to care for a colony, how to harvest honey, and what to do in the winter. Urban ...

ISBN: 9781604692877

Binding: Paperback


Keeping Chickens

by Nicolas Brasch

The ultimate guide to keeping chickens in your backyard. The more obvious rewards of chicken ownership - like delicious fresh eggs daily and fabulous cost-free fertiliser - are well known. Chickens even help keep the number of pest

ISBN: 9780143006381

Binding: Paperback


Keeping Chickens - Third Edition


Presents an introduction to the rewarding hobby of poultry keeping. This book reveals how, as well as being useful, chickens are interesting and colourful characters that make good pets and can enliven any garden.|This title presents the perfect

ISBN: 9781446303634

Binding: Paperback


Kingdom Fungi


The ubiquitous fungi are little known and vastly underappreciated. Yet, without them we wouldn't have bread, alcohol, cheese, tofu, or the unique flavours of mushrooms, morels, and truffles. We can't survive without fungi. The Kingdom Fungi ...

ISBN: 9780881928914

Binding: Hardback


Komodo Dragon

by Patrick G Cain

Around the world, skilled animals hunt and catch their prey. Learn more about the komodo dragon and the special characteristics that make it such an excellent predator. This title takes you on the hunt with well-researched, clearly written ...

ISBN: 9781617839498

Binding: Hardback


Komodo Dragons

by Julie Murray

ISBN: 9781617835551

Binding: Hardback


Kosciuszko Alpine Flora: Field Edition

by A. B. Costin

<h2><br></h2><p><b>Reprint coming soon.</b></p><p>Around Australia’s highest mountain lies a rare ecosystem, an alpine area of outstanding beauty and diversity, strikingly different from other alpine ecosystems of the world but with common ...

ISBN: 9780643065215

Binding: Paperback


Lake Superior

by John F Prevost

Surveys the origin, geological borders, climate, water, plant and animal life, and economic and ecological aspects of Lake Superior. ...

ISBN: 9781577651048

Binding: Hardback


Lake Victoria

by Cari Meister

Surveys the origin, geological borders, climate, water, plant and animal life, and economic and ecological aspects of the world's second largest lake. ...

ISBN: 9781577651055

Binding: Hardback


Landscape & Memory

by Simon Schama

The forest primeval, the river of life, the sacred mount &#8211; read &#8216;Landscape and Memory' to have these explained&#8230; &#8216;Landscape and Memory' is a history book unlike any other. In a series of journeys through space and time, ...

ISBN: 9780006863489

Binding: Paperback


Language of Flowers


Charming reproduction of rare volume by famed 19th-century illustrator includes abundantly illustrated list of over 200 plants and their figurative equivalents - tulip = fame; blue violet = faithfulness, etc. Selection of flower-related verses, ...

ISBN: 9780486273723

Binding: Paperback


Last Horse Standing

by Michael Keenan

"An amazing true story of courage and survival in the outback by the bestselling author of <i>The Horses Too Are Gone.</i> In 1971 bushman Jack Camp went mustering wild cattle - 'cleanskins' - in a vast and isolated stretch of the Kimberley ...

ISBN: 9781863255790

Binding: Paperback


Legends of the Flowers

by Janet Hepworth

Our gardens are full of history and the story of flowers is a part of the story of mankind. Flowers are woven into the fabric of religion, mythology, and folklore of every land and generation. People painted them on their ancient cave walls and ...

ISBN: 9781910065839

Binding: Paperback