The Beauty in the Beast : Britain's Favourite Creatures and the People Who Love Them, Hardback Book

The Beauty in the Beast : Britain's Favourite Creatures and the People Who Love Them Hardback

Description

The Beauty in the Beast is a delightful portrait of some of the UK's best-loved wild animals and birds and the colourful enthusiasts who champion their causes.

Meet the water vole-woman from Shropshire, the owl-man from Somerset and Gordon, the dancing toad-fancier.

These and many other fabulously engaging characters carry a deep knowledge of their chosen species within a distinctly quirky shell.

Other animals making an appearance include otters, bats, dolphins, dragonflies, foxes and adders.

Hugh Warwick, animal enthusiast and hedgehog fanatic, writes a series of affectionate and lively homages to the animals of the British Isles, composed of fieldwork and interviews with the people who love and conserve them.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 336 pages
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Wildlife: general interest
  • ISBN: 9780857203953

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