Because It's There

Mountains have long inspired the wit and daring of the world's most fascinating explorers. In this definitive collection of mountain lore, Alan Weber exhibits forty-three essays by artists and adventurers …

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Beauty Without Cruelty in Beijing

Vile tests are performed on animals (mice, rats, monkeys, cats, dogs) by rubbing chemicals on their skin and/or dropping it into their eyes, ears, mouths and noses to test the ingredients that go into …

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Beautiful Shells of New Zealand

The unique marine shells of New Zealand are cataloged and described in this illustrated work.

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Beautiful Ferns

ADIANTUM PEDATUM:—Root-stock creeping, scaly, and copiously rooting; stalks scattered, a foot or more high, dark-brown and polished, forked at the top; fronds six to fifteen inches broad, membranaceous, …

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Beautiful Butterflies (In Your Garden)

There are many, many people who love to watch butterflies as they flit through the air slowly and gracefully. If you never have, you certainly should! Butterflies provide beauty in an often ugly world. …

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Beau (Of Coffeepot Bayou) And Friends

A tale of a darling little, young squirrel who meets and makes many friends. In his haste to play with his friends all day long and have fun exploring the park he lives in, Beau forgets all the rules that …

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Beatrice

De herfst middag was vervagen in de avond. Het was bewolkt weer, maar de wolken had verzacht en gebroken omhoog. Nu waren zij verloren in langzaam donker blauw. De zee was perfect en volkomen nog. Het …

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Beastly Encounters

The author indulges in the sport of tracking strange creatures to their lairs--including an unknown mammal in Bhutan, an ugly waterbird in Cambodia, a bizarre primate in Borneo--and the biggest fish in …

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Beast and Man in India

This 1904 volume offers a glimpse at Indian animals by John Lockwood Kipling, the English illustrator and father of Rudyard Kipling.

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