London: Collins, 1964. Second revised. Cloth. Fine in a Near Fine unclipped dj. Very slight fray to top edge of DJ, otherwise clean and bright. Octavo (6 x 8.5 inches). Green buckram, gold lettered spine. Pp. xvi, 272, with 35 colour photographs, 46 b/w photographs, 52 text illustrations. An insightful study of man's influence, and effects, on his natural surroundings.
'A fascinating book, redressing conventional history and geography and showing us the "humanized landscape" of Britain.' Ritchie Calder
Distinguished by their enticing dust jackets colorfully illustrated by Clifford and Rosemary Ellis, The New Naturalist series encouraged the study of natural history for the general reader in a most appealing format. In the spirit and tradition of the early naturalists, The New Naturalist explores and beautifully documents the natural world in an effort to promote conservation of the native landscape and wildlife of the British Isles. Fine. Item #7028