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The Beachcomber's Companion: An Illustrated Guide to Collecting and Identifying Beach Treasures

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By: Anna Marlis Burgard(Author)

128 pages, 45 colour illustrations

Chronicle Books

Hardback | 2018 | #240658 | ISBN-13: 9781452161167
Available for pre-order: Due Apr 2018 Details
NHBS Price: £12.99 $18/€15 approx

About this book

The Beachcomber's Companion is a charmingly illustrated guide to collecting and identifying shells and other coastal treasures. Each of the entries includes fascinating descriptions, fun tidbits, and detailed artwork that makes it easy for readers to identify their own beach discoveries. A handy resource section offers tips on how to prepare before setting out on a shoreline adventure: from the beachcomber's commandments to must-have items for every beachcombing toolkit and advice on preserving shells. Awash with information and gorgeous watercolour illustrations, this is an essential companion for all who love the ocean's shore.


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Biography

Anna Marlis Burgard is an author, lifelong beachcomber, and the cofounder of IslandsofAmerica.com. She lives in Cohoes, New York.

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