A Treasury of English Wild Life edited by W.J. Turner with 48 Plates in Color 113 illustrations in B/W Chanticleer Press New York

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Immerse yourself in the abundant and diverse wild life of England through the pages of A Treasury of English Wild Life edited by W.J. Turner. Published by Chanticleer Press, New York, this hardcover book is a visual and educational treat for nature enthusiasts and vintage book collectors alike. The vibrant color plates and meticulous black and white illustrations within offer a rich, visual exploration of England’s natural habitats and the wildlife that inhabits them.

Key Features:

  • The book extends a well-curated look into English wildlife, meticulously edited by W.J. Turner, providing a harmonious blend of educational narrative and visual pleasure.
  • W.J. Turner, known for his editorial finesse, has gathered a comprehensive collection that reflects the beauty and variety of English wildlife, aiding in better appreciation of nature’s splendor.
  • With 48 color plates and 113 black and white illustrations, the book offers a visual feast that complements the textual content, making the exploration of English wildlife a captivating experience.
  • This book makes for an engaging companion during nature-themed book club discussions, a serene afternoon reading, or as a thoughtful gift to nature and vintage book enthusiasts.
  • The hardcover binding ensures durability while the dust jacket, despite its wear, adds a layer of protection and vintage appeal.
  •  The book, in good condition, with an inscription and stamp on the inside, tells stories beyond its pages, adding a touch of personal history and charm to this vintage piece.


  • Title: A Treasury of English Wild Life
  • Publication Date: No Date Found
  • Publisher: Chanticleer Press, New York
  • Format: Hardcover with Dust Jacket
  • Pages: 324
  • Dimensions: 9x7x1
  • Language: English
  • Condition: Dust jacket shows wear and tear; book in good condition with an inscription and stamp on the inside page.

Wrapping Up:

A Treasury of English Wild Life is not merely a book, but an invitation to explore and appreciate the natural wonders of England. Its substantial content, coupled with breathtaking illustrations, makes it a valuable addition to the collections of nature lovers and vintage book enthusiasts.


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