Habitat

Author: Lauren Liess
Publisher: Abrams
ISBN: 1613128096
Size: 27.34 MB
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Lauren Liess, an interior designer and founder of the popular blog Pure Style Home, fuses her love of design and the great outdoors into all her work. In Habitat: The Field Guide to Decorating, her first book, Lauren invites readers to bring nature inside by mixing the textures of natural elements such as wood and stone with eclectic groupings of modern and quirky vintage pieces. Readers will be inspired by the unique style of these rooms, which include lovely framed botanical prints and Liess’s own textile patterns inspired by wildflowers and weeds. The book is divided into three sections: Part I focuses on the fundamental elements of design, with each chapter devoted to a particular element, such as color, lighting, and furniture; Part II addresses the intangibles of designing a space, such as aesthetics and creating a mood; and Part III tackles unique room-specific challenges in every part of the house.

Field Guide To Tools

Author: Aliza Green
Publisher: Quirk Books
ISBN: 9781931686792
Size: 52.45 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Describes the history and function of a variety of tools and includes information on the proper use of each tool.

A Baker S Field Guide To Christmas Cookies

Author: Dede Wilson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 1558327517
Size: 24.59 MB
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Full of an extraordinary selection of cookie recipes, this field guide to 75 recipes from around the world makes holiday baking easy.

A Field Guide To The Ants Of New England

Author: Aaron M. Ellison
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300188905
Size: 78.53 MB
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This book is the first user-friendly regional guide devoted to ants—the “little things that run the world.” Lavishly illustrated with more than 500 line drawings, 300-plus photographs, and regional distribution maps as composite illustrations for every species, this guide will introduce amateur and professional naturalists and biologists, teachers and students, and environmental managers and pest-control professionals to more than 140 ant species found in the northeastern United States and eastern Canada. The detailed drawings and species descriptions, together with the high-magnification photographs, will allow anyone to identify and learn about ants and their diversity, ecology, life histories, and beauty. In addition, the book includes sections on collecting ants, ant ecology and evolution, natural history, and patterns of geographic distribution and diversity to help readers gain a greater understanding and appreciation of ants.

A Field Guide To The Birds Of Britain And Europe

Author: Roger Tory Peterson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618166756
Size: 56.58 MB
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With 364 range maps and 96 color plates portraying 548 species, this is the classic field guide to European birds. Covering 698 species, the descriptive text includes information on geographical races, vagrants, and introduced species. Confusing species such as waders, raptors, and warblers have additional notes on how to distinguish them.

Baker S Field Guide To Christmas Cookies

Author: Dede Wilson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 1558326286
Size: 23.38 MB
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More than 75 favorite Christmas cookies from around the world will keep you making memories through many happy holiday seasons. This special field guide format gives you quick reference to the details of each cookie “species,” including its Habitat (country of origin), Field Notes (helpful information), Lifespan (how long it will keep), and Related Species (recipe variations). You will also see at a glance which cookies are especially fun to make with kids and which are quick to prepare, which freeze well and ship well, and much more. And there are even creative tips on hosting a Christmas cookie decorating party or a cookie swap!

Wildflower Field Guide And Press For Kids

Author: Carol Anne Campbell
Publisher: Workman Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781563052422
Size: 30.29 MB
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Describes how to identify, pick, and preserve twenty-eight flowers common to North American back yards, parks, fields, and meadows.