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2 edition of Wild animals in Britain. found in the catalog.

Wild animals in Britain.

Frances Pitt

Wild animals in Britain.

by Frances Pitt

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Published by Batsford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

This ed. first published 1944. Previous ed. 1938.

SeriesBritish nature library series
The Physical Object
Pagination120p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18851394M

Price book for the pocket contains descriptions of 69 species of wild animals in Britain, and is produsely illustrated with 46 coloured plates and 26 half-tone illustrations, all of which, with one exception, are reproduced from photographs of living creatures taken in their natural surroundings.   Probably hornets (a type of enormous souped-up wasp) and stags (male red deer). A few years ago a Scottish scientist barely survived an encounter with a stag - and he wasn’t even being aggressive. This woman and her friends were coming back from t.

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The island of Great Britain, along with the rest of the archipelago known as the British Isles, has a largely temperate climate. It contains a relatively small fraction of the world's wildlife. The biota was severely diminished in the last Ice Age, and shortly (in geological terms) thereafter was separated from the continent by the English Channel's formation.

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