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Category: Natural History
Downland Wildlife: A Naturalist’s Life in the North and South Downs by John F. Burton & John Davis
London: George Philip, 1992
Hardback with Dust Jacket over Blue boards with Gilt titling to Spine
Illustrated by way of: Colour Plates; Black & White Drawings; Colour Drawings; Maps; Maps to the endpapers and blanks;
From the cover: The North and South Downs embrace the counties of Surrey, Sussex, Hampshire and Kent, and this book describes the rich diversity of characteristic flora and fauna to be found in the region.
The book begins with an introduction to the region itself and then continues with an examination of the wildlife through the seasons, a section on conservation areas, and finally an illustrated gazetteer covering sites of particular interest and nature reserves.
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