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An Eye for Nature: The Life and Art of…Hardback £54.99 Buy Now
This biography traces the path of Cooper's life and art, from his childhood spent in the bush, to his teenage years as an apprentice taxidermist at Carey Bay Zoo and, later, to his work as a window dresser and landscape artist. It documents his fruitful partnership with wife and collaborator Wendy Cooper and his extensive travels in Australia and abroad in pursuit of his subjects. The author's commentary reveals the development of an artist and the trajectory of a life, while extracts from Cooper's extensive field notebooks give an insight into his interests and processes.
BIRDS OF PREY & GROUND BIRDS OF AUSTRALIAThe eighth book in The National Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife Series. Covers 24spp of predatory birds & 22 terrestrial species from megapodes through pheasants & quails to plains- wanderer & emu plus a number of introduced birds such as bustard & ostrich. Colour photos distribution maps 200pp 1993Hardback £47.50 Info
AUSTRALIAN BIRDS OF PREY: The Biology…With more than 300 colour photos & a text written by an international authority this is undoubtedly the definitive work on Australian raptors. There is a full description of all 24 species with details of their ecology & behaviour & the author relates their biology to the continent's unique geography & ecology. Colour photos & b/w drawings. 240pp. 1996Hardback £39.95 Info