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A Photographic Guide to Birds of Australia (Photographic Guides)
A Photographic Guide to Birds of Australia (Photographic Guides)
by Peter Rowland
Edition: Paperback
Price: £9.42

5.0 out of 5 stars Ideal starter book, 14 Jan 2014
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Having just returned from a trip around Australia the book was great for identifying the birds we had seen there.


Collins Birds of New Zealand
Collins Birds of New Zealand
by Chloe Talbot Kelly
Edition: Paperback

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Good starter book, 14 Jan 2014
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Having just returned from a great trip around the north and south island of NZ the book helped us identify the birds we had seen.


The Book of Kells
The Book of Kells
by Sir Edward Sullivan
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars Good overview, 14 Jan 2014
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As a starter book it was ideal and made good reading with excellent illustrations and a most detailed commentary on the subject matter.


Cezanne (Basic Art Album)
Cezanne (Basic Art Album)
by Ulrike Becks-Malorny
Edition: Paperback
Price: £5.99

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars cezanne art book, 5 Nov 2012
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Item delivered as expected with a great deal of interesting information and much of it was new to me and broadened my understanding of this great artist.


A Short History of England
A Short History of England
by Simon Jenkins
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £20.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Short history of England, 13 Feb 2012
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This is an excellent book which I have enjoyed dipping in to.The writing is clear, informative and most interesting. Simon Jenkins has a style which makes his writing very readable.


The Guinness Guide to Classical Music
The Guinness Guide to Classical Music
by Keith Shadwick
Edition: Paperback

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Guiness Guide, 20 Dec 2011
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An interesting book with most informative information about the various composers and the times in which they lived. I very much enjoyed the anecdotal evidence provided.


The Chronicle of Classical Music: An Intimate Diary of the Lives and Music of the Great Composers
The Chronicle of Classical Music: An Intimate Diary of the Lives and Music of the Great Composers
by Alan Kendall
Edition: Paperback
Price: £16.95

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Classical music diary, 20 Dec 2011
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I found the diary most fascinating and interesting to read and learn about personal details of some of the great composers and their home life.


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