Bird Books by Michael Morcombe
The Michael Morcombe FIELD GUIDE To AUSTRALIAN BIRDS
An identification guide to the birds of Australia and its island territories. 850 bird species shown in some 3400 paintings, with a text of 275000 words. 448 pages, 17 x 24 cm ( 6.5 x 9.5 inches) Also included are the nests and eggs, of most of Australia's resident species, with accompanying text. Paintings, text, maps, photographs, book design origins and concepts, all by Michael Morcombe. Steve Parish Publishing 2000; ISBN 1 876282 10 X. Latest reprint December 2002.
THE GREAT AUSTRALIAN BIRDFINDER: Where & How to Find Australian Birds.
432 pages, 23 x 30 cm (9 x 12 inches). All paintings, text, maps, photographs, book design origins and concepts, by Michael Morcombe. Lansdowne Press, Dee Why, Sydnet, 1986. ISBN 0 7018 1962 6; 1 86302 096 9. Now out of print; available only from second-hand booksellers. May be updated as a CD or DVD publication.
AUSTRALIAN BIRDS In The Wilderness
208 pages, 25 x 35 mm( 10 x 14 inches). A collection pf bird photographs, many full page or double spread of this large format. For each species, text about the bird, with description of the photographic techniques, and the equipment used. All photographs and text, book design concept and preliminary layout by Michael Morcombe. Published by Child & Associates, French's Forest, Sydney, 1990. ISBN 0 86777 382 0. May be republished as CD or DVD.
Michael Morcombe's BIRDS of AUSTRALIA
(Centre & Lower Left) 80 pages, 22 x 29 cm ( 8.7 x 11.5 inches) A collection of colour photos and some B&W drawings. The first MM bird book. Published by Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1971; many reprints with various jacket photos Out of print. ISBN
AUSTRALIAN BUSH BIRDS, M & I Morcombe
(Top Right) 107 pages, 17 x 17 cm (6.7 x 6.7 inches). Published by AH & AW Reed Pty Ltd, Terrey Hills, Sydney, 1974. A collection of photographs, plus monochrome drawings, of Australian birds. ISBN 0 589 07134 3
The Australian Environment: BIRDS
48 pages, colour photos and line drawings. Published by Hodder & Stoughton Australia, Lane Cove, Sydney, 1986. ISBN ) 0 340 37692 9, pb 0 340 37693 7
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