Desmond Morris

Desmond Morris

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List of Petwatching Books in Publication Order

List of Studies of the Human Body Books in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Introducing Curious Creatures
1961
2
The Biology of Art
1962
3
The Mammals
1965
4
Men and Pandas (With: Ramona Morris)
Men and Pandas (With: Ramona Morris)
1966
5
The Naked Ape
1967
6
Men and Apes
1968
7
Men and Snakes (With: Ramona Morris)
Men and Snakes (With: Ramona Morris)
1968
8
The Human Zoo
1969
9
Patterns of Reproductive Behaviour
1970
10
Intimate Behavior
1971
11
Manwatching
1978
12
Animal days
1979
13
Gestures (With: Peter Marsh, Peter Collett, Marie O'Shaughnessy)
Gestures (With: Peter Marsh, Peter Collett, Marie O'Shaughnessy)
1979
14
The Soccer Tribe
1981
15
The Pocket Guide to Manwatching
1982
16
The Giant Panda (With: Ramona Morris)
The Giant Panda (With: Ramona Morris)
1982
17
Inrock
1983
18
Babywatching
1985
19
The Book of Ages
1985
20
The Art of Ancient Cyprus
1985
21
Bodywatching
1985
22
Catwatching and Catlore
1986
23
Tribes (With: Peter Marsh)
Tribes (With: Peter Marsh)
1988
24
The Animal Contract
1990
25
Animalwatching
1990
26
The Animals Roadshow
1990
27
Christmas Watching
1992
28
Pubwatching with Desmond Morris (With: Kate Fox)
1993
29
Bodytalk
1994
30
The Human Animal
1994
31
The Human Sexes
1997
32
Cat World
1997
33
Passion for Cats
1997
34
Body Guards
1999
35
Secret Surrealist
1999
36
Creatures of the Mind
1999
37
Christmas Traditions
1999
38
Cat Breeds of the World
1999
39
The Naked Eye
2001
40
Dogs
2001
41
Peoplewatching
2002
42
The Nature of Happiness
2004
43
Primate Ethology
2005
44
Fantastic Cats
2007
45
Planet Ape (With: Steve Parker)
Planet Ape (With: Steve Parker)
2009
46
Child
2010
47
Baby
2012
48
The Artistic Ape
2013
49
Headworks
2014
50
Wild Life (With: Brad Wilson)
Wild Life (With: Brad Wilson)
2014
51
Cats in Art
2017
52
The Lives of the Surrealists
2018
53
Postures
2019
54
The British Surrealists
2022

List of Biographies & Memoirs in Publication Order

List of Animal Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Parrot (By: Paul Carter)
2005
2
Falcon (By: Helen Macdonald)
2006
3
Moose (By: Kevin Jackson)
Moose (By: Kevin Jackson)
2008
4
Owl
2009
5
Pigeon (By: Barbara Allen)
Pigeon (By: Barbara Allen)
2009
6
Camel (By: Robert Irwin)
Camel (By: Robert Irwin)
2010
7
Trout (By: James Owen)
Trout (By: James Owen)
2012
8
Wolf (By: Garry Marvin)
Wolf (By: Garry Marvin)
2012
9
Pig (By: Brett Mizelle)
Pig (By: Brett Mizelle)
2012
10
Ant (By: Charlotte Sleigh)
Ant (By: Charlotte Sleigh)
2012
11
Hyena (By: Mikita Brottman)
2012
12
Horse (By: Elaine Walker)
Horse (By: Elaine Walker)
2012
13
Dog (By: Susan McHugh)
Dog (By: Susan McHugh)
2012
14
Giraffe (By: Edgar Williams)
Giraffe (By: Edgar Williams)
2012
15
Duck (By: Victoria de Rijke)
Duck (By: Victoria de Rijke)
2012
16
Elephant (By: Dan Wylie)
Elephant (By: Dan Wylie)
2012
17
Lion (By: Deirdre Jackson)
Lion (By: Deirdre Jackson)
2012
18
Fox (By: Martin Wallen)
Fox (By: Martin Wallen)
2012
19
Lobster (By: Richard J. King)
Lobster (By: Richard J. King)
2012
20
Chicken (By: Annie Potts)
Chicken (By: Annie Potts)
2012
21
Crow (By: Boria Sax)
Crow (By: Boria Sax)
2012
22
Rhinoceros (By: Kelly Enright)
Rhinoceros (By: Kelly Enright)
2012
23
Salmon (By: Peter Coates)
Salmon (By: Peter Coates)
2012
24
Oyster (By: Rebecca Stott)
2012
25
Rat (By: Jonathan Burt)
Rat (By: Jonathan Burt)
2012
26
Frog (By: Charlotte Sleigh)
Frog (By: Charlotte Sleigh)
2012
27
Sparrow (By: Kim Todd)
Sparrow (By: Kim Todd)
2012
28
Fly (By: Steven Connor)
Fly (By: Steven Connor)
2012
29
Tortoise (By: Peter Young)
Tortoise (By: Peter Young)
2012
30
Whale (By: Joe Roman)
Whale (By: Joe Roman)
2012
31
Snail (By: Peter Williams)
Snail (By: Peter Williams)
2012
32
Swan (By: Peter Young)
Swan (By: Peter Young)
2012
33
Snake (By: Drake Stutuesman)
Snake (By: Drake Stutuesman)
2012
34
Vulture (By: Thom van Dooren)
Vulture (By: Thom van Dooren)
2012
35
Cockroach (By: Marion Copeland)
Cockroach (By: Marion Copeland)
2012
36
Peacock (By: Christine E. Jackson)
Peacock (By: Christine E. Jackson)
2012
37
Spider (By: Katarzyna Michalska, Sergiusz Michalski)
Spider (By: Katarzyna Michalska, Sergiusz Michalski)
2012
38
Kangaroo (By: John Simons)
Kangaroo (By: John Simons)
2012
39
Monkey
2013
40
Cat (By: Kay Rogers)
Cat (By: Kay Rogers)
2013
41
Ape (By: John Sorenson)
Ape (By: John Sorenson)
2013
42
Mosquito (By: Richard Jones)
Mosquito (By: Richard Jones)
2013
43
Bee (By: Claire Preston)
Bee (By: Claire Preston)
2013
44
Leech (By: Robert G.W. Kirk)
Leech (By: Robert G.W. Kirk)
2013
45
Bear (By: Robert E. Bieder)
Bear (By: Robert E. Bieder)
2013
46
Eel (By: Richard Schweid)
Eel (By: Richard Schweid)
2013
47
Donkey (By: Jill Bough)
Donkey (By: Jill Bough)
2013
48
Cow (By: Hannah Velten)
Cow (By: Hannah Velten)
2013
49
Hare (By: Simon Carnell)
Hare (By: Simon Carnell)
2013
50
Crocodile (By: Dan Wylie)
Crocodile (By: Dan Wylie)
2013
51
Tiger (By: Susie Green)
Tiger (By: Susie Green)
2013
52
Shark (By: Dean Crawford)
2013
53
Ostrich (By: Edgar Williams)
Ostrich (By: Edgar Williams)
2013
54
Gorilla (By: Ted Gott)
Gorilla (By: Ted Gott)
2013
55
Deer (By: John Fletcher)
Deer (By: John Fletcher)
2013
56
Dolphin (By: Alan Rauch)
Dolphin (By: Alan Rauch)
2013
57
Leopard
2014
58
Hedgehog (By: Hugh Warwick)
Hedgehog (By: Hugh Warwick)
2014
59
Octopus (By: Richard Schweid)
Octopus (By: Richard Schweid)
2014
60
Rabbit (By: Victoria Dickenson)
Rabbit (By: Victoria Dickenson)
2014
61
Walrus (By: John Miller, Louise Miller)
Walrus (By: John Miller, Louise Miller)
2014
62
Albatross (By: Graham Barwell)
Albatross (By: Graham Barwell)
2014
63
Badger (By: Daniel Heath Justice)
Badger (By: Daniel Heath Justice)
2015
64
Bison
2015
65
Beaver (By: Rachel Poliquin)
Beaver (By: Rachel Poliquin)
2015
66
Eagle (By: Janine Rogers)
Eagle (By: Janine Rogers)
2015
67
Sheep (By: Philip Armstrong)
Sheep (By: Philip Armstrong)
2016
68
Guinea Pig (By: Dorothy Yamamoto)
Guinea Pig (By: Dorothy Yamamoto)
2016
69
Swallow (By: Angela Turner)
Swallow (By: Angela Turner)
2016
70
Mouse (By: Georgie Carroll)
Mouse (By: Georgie Carroll)
2016
71
Goat (By: Joy Hinson)
Goat (By: Joy Hinson)
2016
72
Flamingo (By: Caitlin R. Kight)
Flamingo (By: Caitlin R. Kight)
2016
73
Skunk (By: Alyce Miller)
Skunk (By: Alyce Miller)
2016
74
Scorpion (By: Louise M. Pryke)
Scorpion (By: Louise M. Pryke)
2016
75
Beetle (By: Adam Dodd)
Beetle (By: Adam Dodd)
2016
76
Seal (By: Victoria Dickenson)
Seal (By: Victoria Dickenson)
2016
77
Wild Boar (By: Dorothy Yamamoto)
Wild Boar (By: Dorothy Yamamoto)
2017
78
Llama (By: Helen Cowie)
Llama (By: Helen Cowie)
2017
79
Woodpecker (By: Gerard Gorman)
Woodpecker (By: Gerard Gorman)
2017
80
Hippopotamus (By: Edgar Williams)
Hippopotamus (By: Edgar Williams)
2018
81
Zebra (By: Christopher Plumb, Samuel Shaw)
Zebra (By: Christopher Plumb, Samuel Shaw)
2018
82
Moth (By: Matthew Gandy)
Moth (By: Matthew Gandy)
2018
83
Bat (By: Tessa Laird)
Bat (By: Tessa Laird)
2018
84
Lizard (By: Boria Sax)
Lizard (By: Boria Sax)
2018
85
Bedbug (By: Klaus Reinhardt)
Bedbug (By: Klaus Reinhardt)
2018
86
Sardine (By: Trevor Day)
Sardine (By: Trevor Day)
2019
87
Pelican (By: Barbara Allen)
Pelican (By: Barbara Allen)
2019
88
Goldfish (By: Anna Marie Roos)
Goldfish (By: Anna Marie Roos)
2019
89
Kingfisher (By: Ildiko Szabo)
Kingfisher (By: Ildiko Szabo)
2019
90
Wasp (By: Richard Jones)
Wasp (By: Richard Jones)
2019
91
Mole (By: Steve Gronert Ellerhoff)
Mole (By: Steve Gronert Ellerhoff)
2020
92
Jellyfish (By: Peter Williams)
Jellyfish (By: Peter Williams)
2020
93
Otter (By: Daniel Allen)
Otter (By: Daniel Allen)
2020
94
Human (By: Amanda Rees)
Human (By: Amanda Rees)
2020
95
Squid (By: Martin Wallen)
Squid (By: Martin Wallen)
2021
96
Turtle (By: Louise M. Pryke)
Turtle (By: Louise M. Pryke)
2021
97
Crab (By: Cynthia Chris)
Crab (By: Cynthia Chris)
2021
98
Raccoon (By: Daniel Heath Justice)
Raccoon (By: Daniel Heath Justice)
2021
99
Nightingale (By: Bethan Roberts)
2021
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List of Bodley Head Natural Science Picture Books in Publication Order

Desmond Morris: Biography

Desmond Morris was born on January 24th, 1928 and is currently 96 years old. Desmond Morris was born in Purton, North Wiltshire, Engla.

Desmond Morris is probably best known for their Non-Fiction Books. There are currently 54 books available. The first was released in 1961 with the novel Introducing Curious Creatures. The most recently released novel was The British Surrealists which was released in 2022. There are no upcoming non-fiction books by Desmond at this time.

Desmond Morris has also written the Animal series which has 99 books including Parrot and Falcon.

Desmond Morris: Author Insights

The most read book by Desmond Morris on Book Notification is Catwatching, the 1st novel in the Petwatching series.

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Desmond Morris are:

  1. Stephen King, author of the The Dark Tower Series.
  2. J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter Series.
  3. Harlan Coben, author of the Myron Bolitar Series.
  4. David Baldacci, author of the Amos Decker Series.
  5. James Patterson, author of the Alex Cross Series.

Desmond Morris: F.A.Q

When was Desmond Morris Born? How old is Desmond Morris?

Desmond Morris was born on January 24th, 1928. Desmond Morris is currently 96 years old.

Where was Desmond Morris Born?

Desmond Morris was born in Purton, North Wiltshire, Engla, .

What was the first book Desmond Morris wrote?

The first novel written by Desmond Morris was Introducing Curious Creatures, published in 1961.

What was the most recent book Desmond Morris wrote?

Their most recently released work was The British Surrealists on June 14th, 2022.

Will there be any more books by Desmond Morris?

Desmond Morris does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Desmond Morris written?

Desmond Morris has written 65 books. 3 books in the Petwatching Series, 2 books in the Studies of the Human Body Series, 54 books in the Non-Fiction Books, 1 book in the Biographies & Memoirs, 4 books in the Animal Series, 1 book in the Bodley Head Natural Science Picture Books Series.

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