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The Oxford Book of Nature Writing By Richard Mabey

The Oxford Book of Nature Writing by Richard Mabey

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This anthology of nature writing from Europe and America includes the work of amateur and professional natural historians, ranging in time from the experimental work of medieval bestiaries to contemporary scientific research. Concern for the environment is evident in the modern writings.

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The Oxford Book of Nature Writing by Richard Mabey

In this superb anthology, with its rich variety of sources from Europe and America, Richard Mabey charts the development of nature writing from the fabulous imaginings of the medieval bestiaries to the scientific accuracy and philosophical concerns of present day naturalists. It is both an inspirational and essential read, illustrating the diversity and beauty that has existed around us since ancient times. This book is intended for anyone interested in natural history, in nature writing, animals and plants, ecologists, conservationists.

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The Oxford Book of Nature Writing by Richard Mabey
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