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Pyle, Robert Michael

Overview
Works: 63 works in 187 publications in 2 languages and 9,893 library holdings
Genres: Field guides  Essays  Handbooks and manuals  Popular works  Biography  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Reference works  Records and correspondence  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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The Audubon Society field guide to North American butterflies by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the habitat, behavior, range, and developmental stages of native butterflies, native skippers, and migrating tropical butterflies
Chasing monarchs : migrating with the butterflies of passage by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author discusses what he learned and shares the story of his adventures while following the monarch butterfly on its annual migration from its northern most breeding grounds in British Columbia to Mexico and beyond
Where Bigfoot walks : crossing the dark divide by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pyle investigates the legends of Bigfoot
National Audubon Society field guide to North American butterflies by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the habitat, behavior, range, and developmental stages of native butterflies, native skippers, and migrating tropical butterflies
The Audubon Society handbook for butterfly watchers by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nabokov's butterflies : unpublished and uncollected writings by Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Literature and Lepidoptera dance an elaborate pas de deux through seventy years of Vladimir Nabokov's life, from his boyhood in Russia to his life as an emigre in the Crimea, Berlin, France, the United States, and finally in Switzerland. An American literary giant, Nabokov also produced first-rate work as a scientist, and in his fiction and elsewhere eloquently advocated attention to the details of the natural world and promoted the delights of discovery." "Nabokov's Butterflies presents Nabokov's twin passions through an astonishingly rich array of novel selections, stories, poems, screenplay, autobiography, criticism, lecturers, articles, reviews, interviews, letters, and notes, plus a wealth of beautiful and fanciful drawings by Nabokov and photographs of him in the field."--Jacket
The IUCN invertebrate red data book by Sue Wells( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wintergreen : rambles in a ravaged land by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Willapa Hills of southwest Washington, both the human community and the forest community are threatened with extinction. Virtually every acre of the hills has been logged, often repeatedly, in the past hundred years, endangering both the land and the people, leaving dying towns as well as a devastated ecosystem. Weaving vivid portraits of the place and its inhabitants—animal, plant, and human—with the story of his own love affair with the hills, Robert Michael Pyle has written a book so even-handed in its passion that it has been celebrated by those who make their living with a chain sa
Handbook for butterfly watchers by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wintergreen : listening to the land's heart by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life histories of Cascadia butterflies by David G James( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterflies of Cascadia : a field guide to all the species of Washington, Oregon, and surrounding territories by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watching Washington butterflies : an interpretive guide to the State's 134 species, including most of the butterflies of Oregon, Idaho, and British Columbia by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a green lens : fifty years of writing for nature by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution of the Genus Iris : poems by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tangled bank : writings from Orion by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chasing monarchs : migrating with butterflies of passage by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is one of the most fascinating books ever written about butterflies. It's also a lively and compelling travel book about the American West, filled with unforgettable places and characters, both animal and human
Chinook & Chanterelle : poems by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chinook and Chanterelle is Robert Michael Pyle's second full-length book of poetry. Rich in natural images, stories, and indelible episodes from the whole world around us, Pyle's poems also track the territory of loss and grief as it rises onto the higher ground of rediscovery, redemption, and re-enchantment. They exalt the ordinary even as they find the extraordinary in physical details that we too often look right through."--Amazon.com
Mariposa Road : the first butterfly big year by Robert Michael Pyle( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his lifelong fascination with butterflies, America's best-known lepidopterist set himself an irresistible challenge: how many of the 800 species of butterflies known in the US could he track down in a single year? This title is a part road-trip tale, part travelogue, and part memoir of people and species the author encountered along the way
Having everything right : essays of place by Kim Robert Stafford( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays first published in 1986, Having Everything Right revolves around the history, folklore, and physical beauty of the Pacific Northwest. In terms of genre the book comes closest to books like Wallace Stegner's Wolf Willow or the essay collections of Edward Abbey and Wendell Berry, books that blend personal vision and regional evocation. Stafford's essays in this tradition range from the direct exploration of ""A Walk in Early May"" to the abstract meditation of ""Out of This World with Chaucer and the Astronauts, "" to the familial and social reflections of ""The Great Depre
 
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Alternative Names
Pyle, Robert M.

Pyle, Robert M. 1947-

Pyle, Robert M. (Robert Michael)

Robert Michael Pyle American lepidopterist

Robert Michael Pyle Amerikaans Lepidopterist

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Languages
English (145)

Japanese (1)

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Chasing monarchs : migrating with the butterflies of passageWhere Bigfoot walks : crossing the dark divideNational Audubon Society field guide to North American butterfliesNabokov's butterflies : unpublished and uncollected writingsThe IUCN invertebrate red data bookWintergreen : rambles in a ravaged landHandbook for butterfly watchersWintergreen : listening to the land's heart