Collins Complete Irish Wildlife : Introduction by Derek Mooney

Collins Complete Irish Wildlife : Introduction by Derek Mooney
Author: Paul Sterry
Rating: 4.56
Bestsellers Rate: 22174
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Book Format: Paperback
Binding: None
Pages: 320
Hours of reading: 5.3 hours
Publication Date: 2021
Languages: | English |
Price: 16,10 €

About the book

The essential photographic guide to Ireland's wildlife. Collins Complete Irish Wildlife describes almost all the mammals, birds, fish and butterflies of Ireland likely to be encountered by the keen amateur naturalist, as well as all the common and widespread flowers, trees and shrubs. With over 1,000 colour photographs, this comprehensive guide illustrates every species described. The introduction by Ireland's best known wildlife expert, Derek Mooney, sets out where you can find the best of Irish wildlife. Reptiles and amphibians, insects and spiders, molluscs and other invertebrates are also featured, and species are organised taxonomically. Each section is coded with a symbol for quick reference and species are grouped according to natural relationships and similarities. Collins Complete Irish Wildlife is a book no nature lover should travel without.

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Praise for the Collins Complete series: 'Wonderfully descriptive photographs' BBC Wildlife 'Packs in lots of well-chosen detail in compact form' British Wildlife 'A bookshelf essential' The Field

Paul Sterry Biography

Dominic Couzens is an expert bird guide and author. His books include Extreme Birds, Atlas of Rare Birds, The Secret Lives of Puffins, and Top 100 Birding Sites of the World. Sonya Patel Ellis is a writer, editor and artist exploring the botanical world and the interconnectedness of nature and culture. Her books include The Botanical Bible, The Heritage Herbal and Nature Tales: Encounters with Britain's Wildlife. Christopher Perrins is an Emeritus Fellow of the Institute of Field Ornithology at Oxford, and Her Majesty's Swan Warden since 1993. He is the author of several books, including Collins New Generation Guide to Birds and The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Birds. Paul Sterry is the author and photographer of more than 50 books, including Warblers and Other Song Birds of North America, Life-size Birds, and The Complete Guide to British Birds. Having trained as a zoologist, Paul has been a wildlife photographer, rewilding expert and passionate conservationist for over 30 years. ... Read full biography

Authors: Paul Sterry
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Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint: Collins
Languages: | English |
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ISBN13: 9780007349517
ISBN10: 0007349513
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Edition: None
Edition Statement: UK ed.
Illustrations: (1000 colour photos)
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Book Format: Paperback
Book Binding: None
Paper: None
Font: None
Pages: 320
Book Weight: 590
Book Dimensions: 135x210x20
Circulation: None
Publication date: May 1, 2010
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Publication City/Country: London, United Kingdom

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