Britain’s Birds

Britain’s Birds

£12.99

70 of Britain’s birds – natural history facts, folklore and literary appearances.

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Packed with natural history facts, folklore and literary appearances for more than 70 of Britain's birds. A fascinating and charming guide that will make a perfect gift for anyone who loves birds and natural Britain. Did you know that according to legend blackbirds were originally white? Or that the number of times you hear a cuckoo determines how many children you'll have? Or that woodpeckers have special shock absorbers built into their beaks? Or that in 1958 a puffin was blown inland and knocked a man off his bicycle near Bromley? 

There are 40 beautiful custom illustrations in the book too, which will help beginners to identify the birds. 

Additional information

Weight0.54 kg
Dimensions19.2 × 13.6 × 2.8 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

240

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

598.2941 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K