An author with an illustrious literary heritage, Adam Nicolson is the grandson of Harold Nicolson and Vita Sackville-West and lives in his family’s estate of Sissinghurst. A journalist and author of books on history, landscape and nature, he is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and of the Society of Antiquaries in Scotland and the author of books including: Sissinghurst: An Unfinished History (which won the 2009 Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize), Sea Room, The Mighty Dead: Why Homer Matters, The Smell of Summer Grass, The Gentry and The Seabird’s Cry.
The author of The Seabird’s Cry pays eloquent tribute to the intertidal wonders of the sea in this lovingly written and exhaustively researched volume about the creatures that live beneath the waves.
Books by Adam Nicolson
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