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FOUR new book reviews on Fossil Insects, Spiders and Arachnids

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We are very pleased to announce FOUR new book reviews on Fossil Insects, Spiders and Other Arachnids in the latest edition of Deposits Magazine. Snippets from the reviews are as follows (click any of the covers to read more reviews, see more info or to order your copy at a discount rate directly from the publisher): Deposits (2019, issue 57, page 23, edited snippets): “this book is intended to help fill the literature gap by providing an accessible introduction to some of the best preserved fossil insects from a wide range of deposits from around the world. It also covers...

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World Book Day: Dinosaurs of the British Isles better than half price!

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To mark World Book Day 2019 we are offering 100 copies of our highly acclaimed title: Dinosaurs of the British Isles by Dean Lomax for just £15.00 (no codes required), which is BETTER THAN HALF PRICE! This offer will be removed at the end of tomorrow or when 100 copies have been sold, so if this is a title you have been wanting for some time act quickly and take advantage of this VERY FLASH special offer! Click the cover to go to the product page for more information or to order your copy. HAPPY BOOK DAY 2019!

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New title in prep: A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the South Dorset Coast

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Following on from the success of our recent title: A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the West Dorset Coast, we are pleased to announce that a second volume is now in preparation: A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the South Dorset Coast by the same authors and illustrator. We expect this volume to be ready by the end of the year or early next. See below for more information on the first volume or click the cover to go to the product page and order a copy. Reviews Deposits Magazine (2018, issue 56, page 43, snippets): This newly published guide...

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New Book Review: Trilobites of the British Isles

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We are pleased to announce a nice book review of our recent title: Trilobites of the British Isles has just been published in the latest edition of Fossil News: Snippets as follows: Fossil News (Winter 2018 [21.4]: 48-50, edited snippets): The trilobite bookshelf has long lacked a volume dedicated to a detailed examination of the fascinating examples of these arthropods that can be found in the British Isles. ... The specimens pictured and described are of exemplary quality, preservation, and value. The many illustrated specimens come from the most important British historical collections, including those of the Natural History Museum...

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Due out very soon: FOSSILS OF THE MILWAUKEE FORMATION: A DIVERSE MIDDLE DEVONIAN BIOTA FROM WISCONSIN, USA

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We are pleased to announce that we have now received the final files for: FOSSILS OF THE MILWAUKEE FORMATION: A DIVERSE MIDDLE DEVONIAN BIOTA FROM WISCONSIN, USA by Kenneth C. Gass, Joanne Kluessendorf, Donald G. Mikulic and Carlton E. Brett and production is now underway. We are aiming for an April/May release date, though this may be pushing it somewhat. The book is expected to run to approximately 300 pages, with ca. 350 colour images. What people are saying A richly illustrated glimpse of the wonderfully diverse life of the Devonian period, based on a century of collecting, mostly by...

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