If fallow deer, what else might inhabit the place, what birds, beasts, butterflies, what hoopoes, what golden orioles, what fire- crested wrens, what polecats, martens, adders, lizards, Camberwell Beauties, Queen of Spain fritillaries, Bath Whites?
(Brensham Village, John Moore, 1946)
Even South's classic, The Butterflies of the British Isles, can offer a collector only the outside chance of taking 68 butterfly species in Britain, and that in the pre-conservation, pre-pollution- conscious, golden age of lepidoptery. Yet perhaps it is not totally improbable - after all, Oxleas is only a step from Camberwell]
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