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Bibliography of David Attenborough

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Sir David Attenborough is a prolific writer. Here is a more complete bibliography of his works:

  • Zoo Quest to Guyana (1956)
  • Zoo Quest for a Dragon (1957) – republished in 1959 to include an additional 85 pages titled Quest for the Paradise Birds
  • Zoo Quest in Paraguay (1959)
  • Quest in Paradise (1960)
  • People of Paradise (1960)
  • Zoo Quest to Madagascar (1961)
  • Quest Under Capricorn (1963)
  • Fabulous Animals (1975)
  • The Tribal Eye (1976)
  • Life on Earth (1979)
  • Discovering Life on Earth (1981)
  • The Living Planet (1984)
  • The First Eden: The Mediterranean World and Man (1987)
  • The Atlas of the Living World (1989)
  • The Trials of Life (1990)
  • The Private Life of Plants (1994)
  • The Life of Birds (1998)
  • The Life of Mammals (2002)
  • Life on Air: Memoirs of a Broadcaster (2002) – autobiography, revised in 2009
  • Life in the Undergrowth (2005)
  • Amazing Rare Things: The Art of Natural History in the * Age of Discovery (2007) – with Susan Owens, Martin Clayton and Rea Alexandratos
  • Life in Cold Blood (2007)
  • David Attenborough's Life Stories (2009)
  • David Attenborough's New Life Stories (2011)
  • Drawn From Paradise: The Discovery, Art and Natural * History of the Birds of Paradise (2012) – with Errol Fuller
  • Adventures of a Young Naturalist: The Zoo Quest Expeditions (2017)
  • Journeys to the Other Side of the World: Further Adventures of a Young Naturalist (2018)
  • Dynasties: The Rise and Fall of Animal Families with Stephen Moss (BBC Books, 2018)
  • A Life on Our Planet: My Witness Statement and a Vision for the Future (2020)


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