butterfly collector

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an entomologist who specializes in the collection and study of butterflies and moths

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Apart from Down in the Tube Station at Midnight, they also played That's Entertainment and The Butterfly Collector -pop gems one and all.
THE SOUND OF THE JAM also boasts the rarities "The Butterfly Collector," "Liza Radley" and the fan club version of "Tales From The Riverbank.
CARL reminds me of the film The Collector, where a man secretly stalked the woman he was obsessed with, imprisoned her, shut her off from the world to enjoy her exclusively - the ultimate act being to pin her down the way a butterfly collector pins a butterfly to a board.
Whatever the century in question, Leigh scrutinizes human behavior with the cool expertise of a butterfly collector, pinning his specimens in sparkling dramatic patterns yet somehow always leaving their humanity intact.
Indeed, some brute-strength crime busters are bugged by the thought of a net-wielding butterfly collector prancing through their cordoned-off scene of the crime.
Adventurer and travel writer Scott-Stokes recounts the life and work of British entomologist Fountaine (1862-1940), who became the most famous butterfly collector of her time.
The haunting tale of a butterfly collector who kidnaps a woman and imprisons her in his basement has stayed with me ever since.
The band liked to joke around but performed every song, including the classic Butterfly Collector, with plenty of passion.
The Casbahabout singing are Jam classics such as Down In The Tube Station At Midnight, That's Entertainment, Going Underground, Pretty Green and possibly The Butterfly Collector.
Alan Kirk, MD Spectrum Technologies: Supervisor, Auckland Zoo; butterfly collector, Solomon Islands; underwater salvage diver, South Pacific;
The result, which he named The Butterfly Collector, was sent to the BBC.
For the first time in 28 years they performed The Jam classics The Eton Rifles and The Butterfly Collector as well as Fast Car/Slow Traffic at the second of Weller's five night residency.
It presents not just the hits like Going Underground and Town Called Malice but lesser known tracks like English Rose and The Butterfly Collector.
Slowing the tempo, favourites like You Do Something To Me, Wishing on a Star, and an acoustic treatment of The Butterfly Collector preceded a trippy but not entirely successful version of solo career high point Wild Wood.
One racing insider said: "He's like a butterfly collector pulling out his tray.