|In Pursuit of Butterflies: A Fifty-Year Affair|
Matthew Oates has led a butterflying life. Naturalist, conservationist and passionate lover of poetry, he has devoted himself to these exalted creatures: to their observation, to singing their praises, and to ensuring their survival. Based on fifty years of detailed diaries, In Pursuit of Butterflies is the chronicle of this life.
Softback 496 pp, 16 col plates
M.Oates, Bloomsbury Publishing, 2016