World of Beauty
by Matt Murphy & Susan Murphy
of photographs and billions of words have been printed on
Ireland's landscape, her plant life and her inland waters,
yet the magnificence of the marine life around her coast equals,
if not surpasses, that terrestrial beauty.
Sherkin Island Marine Station, since our foundation in 1975,
have in our own small way attempted to introduce people to
these marine wonders with our research and educational programmes,
conferences, exhibitions and various publications. However
in those 17 years we have always wanted to do true justice
to that world of beauty with a photographic book such as this.
chosen give but a glimpse of the thousands of animals and
plants in Ireland's coastal waters. We hope that they will
give people a new awareness of Ireland's wonderful natural
resource - the sea.
book is a companion to Ireland's
Bird Life. A World of Beauty, which has received wonderful
publication is out of stock**
1 870492 75 7 (size 8" x 12" - 158 pages) - Hardback only
© Sherkin Island Marine