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Through a naturalist's eyes

By - Robert Burton

“‘Among the crooked lanes, in every hedge, the Glow-worm lights his gem and through the dark, a moving radiance twinkles.’ The Rev. W. Bingley was, of course, wrong that it was ‘his’ gem, and Glow-worm is a prosaic name for an insect that attracts so much poetic writing. My favourite is John Murray’s suggestion that the luminescence is ‘a hymeneal torch, like the lamp that lighted Leander to Hero’s bower’.”

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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