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Guide des Bords de Mer: Mer du Nord, Manche, Atlantique, Méditerranée [Guide to the Seashore: The North Sea, Channel, Atlantic and Mediterranean]

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Series: Guide Delachaux (formerly Les Guides du Naturaliste)

By: Peter Joseph Hayward(Author), Tony Nelson Smith(Author), Chris Shields(Author), Patrice Leraut(Translated by)

351 pages, 320 plates with colour illustrations

Delachaux et Niestle

Paperback | Apr 2014 [2018 reprint] | #244607 | ISBN-13: 9782603020029
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £46.99 $62/€53 approx
Paperback | Sep 2009 | #203231 | ISBN-13: 9782603016565
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About this book

Language: French

Guide des Bords de Mer describes and illustrates all the common species of plants and animals found on the sea shore – from the highest spring tide to five metres below sea level. It covers the shores of all the Atlantic, Mediterranean, North Sea, Irish Sea and English Channel coasts of Britain and Europe. It is extensively illustrated with paintings (of live specimens), with text facing the artwork. There are simple keys, plus introductory sections to each group.

Summary in French:
Un guide pour reconnaître rapidement plus de 3000 espèces animales et végétales peuplant les littoraux européens.

- Une clef de détermination illustrée, à la fois précise et facile à utiliser.
- 320 planches en couleurs d’une exceptionnelle précision, commentées espèce par espèce de façon rigoureuse et concise.
- Toutes les espèces animales et végétales des bords de mer, depuis les lichens et les algues jusqu’aux poissons côtiers.
- Tous les littoraux européens : Mer du Nord, Manche, Atlantique, Méditerranée.
- Tous les milieux et tous les étages, depuis la zone des embruns jusqu’à – 5 mètres.

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