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The Song of the Sandpiper: Memoir of a Scottish Naturalist

Biography / Memoir

By: John Morton Boyd

240 pages, Col illus, b/w line illus

Colin Baxter Photography

Hardback | Dec 1999 | #99083 | ISBN: 1841070033
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The late John Morton Boyd was a pioneer of nature conservation in Scotland, with a career spanning more than forty years. His memoir has many voices: the romantic explorer and artist in exotic places, the gifted scientist, and the ardent lover of nature. A fascinating account by a man who flung himself at life, and his interest in the harmonies of nature.


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