Nature Through the Seasons - Peter GerrardMidas, 1976, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. DJ a little edgeworn and faded with nicks and chips at the head of the spine. Gently bruised at head & tail of spine and corners. Text bright and tight.
Illustrated with B&W photographs. From the cover: “This fascinating book, informatively written by naturalist Peter Gerrard and beautifully illustrated by John Lord, is aimed at all with a desire to know more about the natural changes in Britain’s flora and fauna through- out the year. It describes in detail many unexpected facets of country lore the unprepossessing nesting habits of the kingfisher, the ease with which those ‘in the know’ can see the supposedly retiring badger, the formation of galls and the real cause of the migration of birds, not, as is generally supposed, due to a drop in the temperature in autumn. Whether you are out for a Sunday stroll with the family or are intent upon a more scientific examination of the countryside, this is the book for you.”
Jacket designed by Nikki Keep. Illustrated by John Lord. Size: 8¾" x 5¾". Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 182 pages.