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NEW: A GUIDE TO FOSSIL COLLECTING ON THE WEST DORSET COAST

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We are very pleased to announce the following new title which should be available in time for Christmas: A GUIDE TO FOSSIL COLLECTING ON THE WEST DORSET COAST by Steve Snowball and Craig Chivers, with prehistoric life and scene reconstructions by Andreas Kurpisz.Siri Scientific Press (2018) 978-0-9957496-6-5 RRP £18.99 (1 Dec, 2018)224 pp, 240 x 165 mm, soft cover, approx. 250 colour photographs & illustrations Click the cover below to pre-order now at 15% discount to receive in time for Christmas! Reviews Coming soon From the back coverThis is a guide on the safe and responsible collection of fossils along...

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Trilobites of the British Isles: Advance copies just in!

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We are very pleased to announce that a limited number of advance copies of Trilobites of the British Isles by Dr Robert Kennedy and Sinclair Stammers are now available at 20% discount. For more info about this lavishly illustrated volume (approximately 800 colour photos over 384 pages) see below or click the image to go to the product page and order your copy, but hurry as the discount offer will expire shortly. From the back cover Trilobites of the British Isles is the first illustrated modern overview of the trilobite faunas of Great Britain and the Irish Republic. It is...

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Coming soon: TRILOBITES OF THE BRITISH ISLES

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We are very pleased to announce that the following title: Trilobites of the British Isles by Dr Robert Kennedy and Sinclair Stammers is due for publication in the next few months. As it currently stands we expect an early May publication date. This lavishly illustrated volume (approximately 800 colour photos over 384 pages) has now been in production for several months and we are just putting the finishing touches on it prior to running off the final printed copies. We expect the RRP to be in the region of £35 to £40 but a pre-release discount offer of around 20%...

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Fossils of Folkestone, Kent: PRE-ORDER NOW and SAVE 20%

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We are very pleased to announce that our forthcoming title: Fossils of Folkestone, Kent by Philip Hadland is almost ready to go to the printer.   Folkestone is arguably one of the best fossil-hunting grounds in the UK and is especially famed for its great diversity of exceptionally well preserved ammonites. In this family friendly photographic field guide the author covers the major different fossil groups likely to be found in the Lower Greensand, Gault Clay, Chalk and Pleistocene settings. More than 200 fossil species are illustrated in a series of 100 full-page, colour plates. The author has been collecting fossils at Folkestone...

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Philippines Butterflies: Advance copies now available

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We have just received our advance copies of Field Guide to Butterflies of The Philippines by Peter B. Hardy and James M. Lawrence and they look GREAT! All the 947 known Philippine butterfly species are listed in this book, with two-thirds of them illustrated in 1,080 photographs on 157 colour plates, representing the most comprehensive treatment of the fauna to date. “This work will undoubtedly generate a new era in the study of butterflies of this region, an accessible guide that will underpin many a serious study to come in butterfly biology, ecology and, most importantly, conservation.”Prof Roger L.H. Dennis...

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