Now Australia's Biggest Toy Store

Shop over 1.5 Million Toys in our Huge New Range

Claxton
By

Rating
Product Details

Promotional Information

After the massive, world-spanning, unanimously acclaimed Birds and People Mark Cocker looks in fascinating detail at his home parish in Norfolk and its wildlife

About the Author

Mark Cocker is an author, naturalist and environmental activist whose ten books include works of biography, history, literary criticism and memoir. His book Crow Country was shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize in 2008 and won the New Angle Prize for Literature in 2009. With the photographer David Tipling he published Birds and People in 2013, a massive survey described by the Times Literary Supplement as a major literary event as well as an ornithological one .

Reviews

"After Mark Cocker's glorious book, you will never look at a blackberry bush the same way again." -- Philip Hoare * New Statesman * "A nature journal full of beautiful, delicate observation" * Guardian * "A beautifully-written account of one man's passion for the natural world" * Daily Mail * "If your eye has ever been caught by a moth, owl, jay or ash tree, Claxton has something new to tell about it, about Britain, and about life - which is an infinite compilation of exquisite detail." -- Horatio Clare, 5 stars * Daily Telegraph * "To be astonished by nature, look no further than Claxton." * Spectator * "Cocker's profound knowledge, uncanny ability to observe and heartliftingly exact prose make Claxton one of those books that transforms the way you see your own home parish." -- Melissa Harrison * The Times * "The book is spectacular... Brilliant natural-history writing." -- Jonathan Wright * Herald *

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Claxton: Field Notes from a Small Planet on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top