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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 17.1 October 2005

Obituary - Richard Fitter 1913-2005

By - Peter Marren

"Richard Fitter, the prolific writer of field guides, died on 3rd September, aged 92. His name must be familiar to every reader of British Wildlife. I tried counting the number of books I have by Fitter and it came to at least nine. In all he wrote nearly 30 books, including two of the first and most popular field guides, the Collins Pocket Guides to British Birds (1952) and to Wild Flowers (1956)."

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist