Gerald Durell-Naturalist,zookeeper,conservationist,author and television presenter, is perhaps best recognized for writing a number of books based on his life as an animal collector and enthusiast.Birds,beasts and relatives is a delightful book full of simple well known things.Cicadas in the olive groves,lamp fishing at night,the complexities of fish and animals-but above all, childhood.

Gerald Durell : Birds, Beasts and Relatives Part 2 of the Corfu trilogy, this one is still on my must read wish-list.

PEACOCK'S GARDEN: Walter Crane 1899

Walter Crane - A Floral Fantasy in an Old English Garden : set forth in verses & coloured designs - 1899

One of my favorite childhood books. Time to revisit it!  Pippi Longstocking (Swedish: Pippi Långstrump) is a 1945 children's novel by the Swedish writer Astrid Lindgren. Lindgren wrote the book for her 8-year-old daughter, who apparently was sick in bed.

One of my favorite childhood books. Time to revisit it! Pippi Longstocking (Swedish: Pippi Långstrump) is a 1945 children's novel by the Swedish writer Astrid Lindgren. Lindgren wrote the book for her daughter, who apparently was sick in bed.

We Took To The Woods by Louise Dickinson Rich ... one of my favorite books. This copy is wonderfully worn-in. #adventure #outdoors #print

A great book about the author's rustic life in the woods, growing vegetables & gathering berries & earning a living. written in 1942

Birds Painted on Unfolded Pharmaceutical Boxes by Sara Landeta

Birds Painted on Unfolded Pharmaceutical Boxes by Sara Landeta

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Creature Andrew Zuckerman Zuckerman brings his exquisite signature style, crisp yet tender, to Earth’s beings.

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