Nature, Botanicals, Animals

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LIFE AND LOVE OF THE SEA

Written by Blackwell, Lewis
Showcasing cutting-edge underwater photography from the world's leading marine and nature photographers, The Life & Love of the Sea is a breathtaking visual tour of the ocean's great diversity.
October 6, 2015 | Hardcover | Harry N. Abrams | 216 Pages |
$50.00
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BUTTERFLY JOURNEY:THE LIFE AND ART OF MARIA SIBYLLA MERIAN

Written by Friedewald, Boris
The amazing story of the life and work of the renowned botanical artist Maria Sibylla Merian is told alongside her beautiful illustrations of butterflies in this charming and elegant book. A woman ahead of her time, Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717) wasan intrepid explorer, naturalist, scholar, as well as a magnificentartist. This lovely, impeccably designed book tells Merian's
July 16, 2015 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 144 Pages |
$18.95

CREATURES OF THE DEEP:THE POP-UP BOOK

Written by Biederstaedt, Maike
The magnificent prints of Ernst Haeckel, who captured the amazing forms of the natural world, spring to life in this exciting pop-up book that reveals the vibrant intricacy of his work. The book Art Forms in Nature is a collection of prints, made by the scientist Ernst Haeckel, of an enormous variety of flora andfauna from the sea-including microscopic Radiolaria, starfish,
November 21, 2016 | Hardcover | Prestel Junior | 16 Pages |
$29.95
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GREAT DIVIDE

Written by Grace, Stephen
Written by Stephen Grace, the companion book to The Great Divide, a film by Havey Productions, is a sweeping, magnificently illustrated story of Colorado water from the region's first inhabitants to the incoming settlers and developers to modern environmentalists.
August 3, 2015 | Hardcover | Two Dot Books | 216 Pages |
$35.00

INCOMPLETE DICTIONARY OF SHOW BIRDS

Written by Luke Stephenson
"It all started very innocently I suppose, but then it gradually turned into an obsession ...." The first inkling of this obsession came when British photographer Luke Stephenson (born 1983) met an artist who photographed pigeons--side on, against a blank background. Impressed by the simplicity of these images, Stephenson began to photograph birds.
February 28, 2014 | Paperback | Stephenson Press - Yes Editions | 80 Pages |
$35.00
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SNOW LEOPARD

Written by Matthiessen, Peter
An unforgettable spiritual journey through the Himalayas by renowned writer Peter Matthiessen (1927-2014), the National Book Award-winning author of the new novel In Paradise In 1973, Peter Matthiessen and field biologist George Schaller traveled high into the remote mountains of Nepal to study the Himalayan blue sheep and possibly glimpse the rare and beautiful snow leopard.
October 1, 2008 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 336 Pages |
$17.00
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SOVIET SPACE DOGS

Written by Olesya Turkina
This book is dedicated to the Soviet Space Dogs, who played a crucial part in the Soviet Space program. These homeless dogs, plucked from the streets of Moscow, were selected because they fitted the program's criteria: weighing no more than 15 pounds, measuring no more than 14 inches in length, robust, photogenic and with a calm temperament.
September 1, 2014 | Hardcover | Fuel |
$32.95
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BATS: A WORLD OF SCIENCE AND MYSTERY

Written by Simmons, Nancy B
There are more than 1,300 species of bats--or almost a quarter of the world's mammal species. But before you shrink in fear from these furry "creatures of the night," consider the bat's fundamental role in our ecosystem. A single brown bat can eat several thousand insects in a night. Bats also pollinate and disperse the seeds for many of the plants we love, from bananas to mangoes and figs.
January 28, 2015 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press | 240 Pages |
$35.00
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EXTRAORDINARY CHICKENS

Written by Green-Armytage, Stephen
An introduction to the world of exotic ornamental chickens. The book contains photographs of chickens of all shapes and sizes, including the Bearded Silkie, the crested Polish and the majestic Phoenix.
October 1, 2000 | Hardcover | Harry N. Abrams |
$25.95
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BIRDS: THE ART OF ORNITHOLOGY

Written by Elphick, Jonathan
This remarkably beautiful volume gathers together a selection of the most important and vibrant ornithological art from London's Natural History Museum. Birds tells the remarkable story of the development of ornithological art through the ages, from the earliest images of birds in the Renaissance, through the Age of Exploration, to the present day.
February 17, 2015 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 336 Pages |
$29.95

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