A NATURALIST AT HOME - Roy Pitman
Wiltshire Library & Museum Service
Description: Hardback with dust jacket. 1st Edition 1984. 182 pages inclusive of index, further recommended reading and reference. Foreword by the Dowager Countess of Radnor. 30 Coloured Illustrations.
Condition: Very Good
Author: Roy Pitman was born in Salisbury, Wiltshire, in 1905 and his lifelong interest in natural history has been meticulously recorded in a daily diary spanning more than half a century. Apart from his local studies, explorations abroad have taken him to the Caribbean; the Greek Islands, East Africa and Spain. He is the author of many articles on insects, reptiles and birds and wa at one time editor of the Wiltshire Natural History and Bird Reports and an official local recorder of insect immigration. He gives lectures to promote interest in the countryside and conservation, has appeared on television in Kite's Country and Country Boy, and advised in the making of the BB's celebrated film the Petersfinger Cuckoos.
DCB Book Store Code: AB907 5