Natural History from Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop

New Arrivals

image of Edible and Medicinal Flora of the West Coast British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest

Show Details

Description:
New. In store and in stock in our inventory A clear, concise guide to more than 130 edible and medicinal plants and funghi that grow wild throughout the west coast of British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest states. The coastal Pacific Northwest of North America is home to a multitude of edible and medicinal plant species, marine plants, and edible mushrooms.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$17.64
image of David Douglas, a Naturalist at Work: An Illustrated Exploration Across Two Centuries in the Pacific Northwest

Show Details

Description:
Sound clean copy in DJ. During a meteoric career that spanned from 1825 to 1834, David Douglas made the first systematic collections of flora and fauna over many parts of the greater Pacific Northwest. Despite his early death, colleagues in Great Britain attached the Douglas name to more than 80 different species, including the iconic timber tree of the region.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$18.44
No cover image available

Arctic Dreams

by Barry Lopez

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
October 2, 2001
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780375727481
Item Price
CA$7.69

Show Details

Description:
This is an unforgettable study of the Far North, the marvelous and mysterious land of stunted forests and frozen seas, of muskox and narwhal, where sunrise and dusk are seasonal rather than daily phenomena. The author offers a through examination of theis obscure world - its terrain, its wildlife, and the history of the Eskimo natives and intrepid explorers who… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$7.69
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Sound clean hc in dj
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$16.14
No cover image available

All Creatures Great and Small

by James Herriot

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
2013
ISBN
9781447225997
Item Price
CA$7.69

Show Details

Description:
Nice modern reprint of this Herriot classic trade size paperback.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$7.69
No cover image available

Every Living Thing

by James Herriot

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
July 31, 2006
ISBN
9780330443456
Item Price
CA$6.53

Show Details

Description:
Modern trade size paperback of this classic Herriot.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$6.53
No cover image available

If Only They Could Talk

by James Herriot

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
2006
ISBN
9780330447089
Item Price
CA$6.53

Show Details

Description:
Modern reprint of this classic Herriot title trade size.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$6.53
No cover image available

The Lord God Made Them All

by James Herriot

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
July 31, 2006
ISBN
9780330443555
Item Price
CA$6.53

Show Details

Description:
Nice modern trade paperback of this classic.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$6.53
No cover image available

The Wild Trees A Story of Passion and Daring

by Richard Richard Preston; Preston

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
February 12, 2008
ISBN
9780812975598
Item Price
CA$7.30

Show Details

Description:
Sound clean paperback.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$7.30
No cover image available

For the Time Being

by Annie Dillard

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
2000
ISBN
9780140285253
Item Price
CA$7.30

Show Details

Description:
Sound clean softcover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$7.30
No cover image available

The Annie Dillard Reader

by Annie Dillard

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
October 11, 1995
ISBN
9780060926601
Item Price
CA$8.07

Show Details

Description:
Sound clean copy.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$8.07
No cover image available

The Global Forest

by Diana Beresford-Kroeger

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
2011-11
ISBN
9780143120162
Item Price
CA$6.15

Show Details

Description:
Sound clean paperback. Nice copy
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$6.15
No cover image available

The Curve of Time

by M Wylie Blanchet

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
1989
Edition
7th
ISBN
9780888260717
Item Price
CA$8.07

Show Details

Description:
Sound clean trade paper illustrated throughout.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$8.07
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
This is a journey with many companions - some literary, some imaginary. But Mostly they're real characters, human and otherwise: a six-foot endangered catfish, a chain-smoking Brazilian, Brunhilde with a passion for her river, a drug-addled stick-up artist. This book is about fishermen and fish farmers and even fish cops; there are scientists and shysters as well as a few… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$7.69
No cover image available

The Geese of Beaver Bog

by Bernd Heinrich

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
May 10, 2005
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780060957384
Item Price
CA$7.30

Show Details

Description:
In this book, the author takes his readers through mud, icy waters, and overgrown sedge hummocks to unravel the mysteries behind heated battles, suspicious nest raids, jealous outbursts, and more. With deft insight and infectious good humour, he sheds light on how geese live and why they behave as they do. Far from staid or predictable, the lives of geese… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$7.30
No cover image available

Walking the Appalachian Trail

by Larry Luxenberg

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
1994-10
ISBN
9780811730952
Item Price
CA$16.14

Show Details

Description:
'This unique study offers fresh insight into the many reasons peopledecide to walk the trail....' sound clean copy. Illustrated with photos in centre.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$16.14
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Sound clean copy
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$8.84
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Stiff illustrated wraps
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$11.53
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Hc in dust jacket
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$9.22
No cover image available

Bee Propolis

by James Fearnley

Seller
Sorensen Books : Your Vancouver Island Bookshop
Published
December 2001
ISBN
9780285635227
Item Price
CA$7.30

Show Details

Description:
Natural Healing from the Hive
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
CA$7.30