Nature, Botanicals, Animals

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MEOW: A BOOK OF HAPPINESS FOR CAT LOVERS

Written by Jones, Anouska
Cats have a way of walking into our lives and making themselves right at home. No cat lover can imagine life without a feline presence -- even if it is as fleeting as the occasional conversation with a neighbourhood stray.Meow: A book of happiness for cat lovers is a compendium of delightful quotes that capture the essence of feline fascination.
April 12, 2022 | Paperback | Exisle Pub | 160 Pages |
$14.99
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PHYSICK GARDEN: ANCIENT CURES FOR MODERN MALADIES

Written by Alice Smith
The intriguing tales of the plants that have been used to heal and cure our bodies, brought to life with beautifully surreal illustrations from Alice Smith. Since the dawn of time, people have used plants as remedies, to both positive and deadly effect.
April 26, 2022 | Hardcover | Frances Lincoln | 176 Pages |
$24.99
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THIS AMERICA OF OURS: BERNARD AND AVIS DEVOTO AND THE FORGOTTEN FIGHT TO SAVE THE WILD

Written by Schweber, Nate
"A brilliant rendering of what 'the open space of democracy' must be if we are to survive its present state of erosion." -Terry Tempest WilliamsThe forgotten and "energetic" history of the extraordinary couple who rescued national parks from McCarthyism--and inspired a future of conservation (Wall Street Journal)
July 5, 2022 | Hardcover | Mariner Books | 352 Pages |
$28.99
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LOVE IMMORTAL: ANTIQUE PHOTOGRAPHS AND STORIES OF DOGS AND THEIR PEOPLE

Written by Cavo, Anthony
An artfully designed compendium of 200 antiquarian photographs, all published here for the first time--including daguerrotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes, cartes de visite, and sepia and black-and-white images--culled from the private collection of longtime antiques collector, dealer, and appraiser Anthony Cavo, accompanied by an entertaining mix of historical anecdotes, true stories, excerp
August 30, 2022 | Hardcover | Harper Design | 240 Pages |
$25.99
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OHARA KOSON

Written by 小池満紀子
The painter and print designer Ohara Koson (1877?1945) was part of the shin-hanga (?new prints?) movement that revitalised traditional ukiyo-e printmaking in Japan in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. A prolific master of kach?-e (bird-and-flower) designs, much of his large body of work consists of highly realistic and colourful depictions of feathered and blooming wildlife.
May 1, 2021 | Paperback | 東京美術 | 192 Pages |
$47.00
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AL SHAQAB: THE LEGACY OF CHAMPION ARABIAN HORSES

On the Qatari stable that has dominated horse racingFeaturing breathtaking color photography, this book traces the extraordinary story behind the success of Qatari stable Al Shaqab, which set new world records with three champion stallions.
April 4, 2023 | Hardcover | Silvana Editoriale | 208 Pages |
$60.00
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COLLECTING NATURE: THE HISTORY OF THE HERBARIUM AND NATURAL SPECIMENS

Written by Tirén, Svante Helmbaek
A gorgeous leatherbound compendium of flora, shells, rare insects and more from the golden age of curiosities
July 5, 2022 | Hardcover | Bokforlaget Stolpe | 200 Pages |
$40.00
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HOUSE PLANTS

Written by Maunder, Mike
Exploring the economics, science, and cultural significance of houseplants, a many-tendrilled history of our domestic, pot-bound companions. Our penchant for keeping houseplants is an ancient practice dating back to the Pharaohs. House Plants explores the stories behind the plants we bring home and how they were transformed from wild plants into members of our households.
August 4, 2022 | Hardcover | Reaktion Books |
$27.00
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RED LEVIATHAN: THE SECRET HISTORY OF SOVIET WHALING

Written by Jones, Ryan Tucker
A revealing and authoritative history that shows how Soviet whalers secretly helped nearly destroy endangered whale populations, while also contributing to the scientific understanding necessary for these creatures' salvation. The Soviet Union killed over six hundred thousand whales in the twentieth century, many of them illegally and secretly.
May 30, 2022 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press |
$30.00
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AUDUBON AT SEA: THE COASTAL AND TRANSATLANTIC ADVENTURES OF JOHN JAMES AUDUBON

This one-of-a-kind, lavishly illustrated anthology celebrates Audubon's connection to the sea through both his words and art. The American naturalist John James Audubon (1785-1851) is widely remembered for his iconic paintings of American birdlife. But as this anthology makes clear, Audubon was also a brilliant writer--and his keen gaze took in far more than creatures of the sky.
August 19, 2022 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press |
$30.00

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