BOOKS BY JAMES FISHER
 Birds as animals. pp. xviii, 281, 9 plates. William Heinemann: London and Toronto. New and rewritten edition 1954
1940 Watching birds. pp. 192. Allen Lane: Harmondsworth, New York. Later editions 1951, 1953, 1974
1942 The birds of Britain. pp. 48, 12 plates. William Collins: London. One of the 'Britain in Pictures' series
1947-1955 Bird recognition. Three volumes. Penguin books: Harmondsworth, New York. Volume 1 seabirds and waders
1952 The fulmar. pp.xv, 496, 52 plates. Collins: London. The New Naturalist Library, monograph no. 6.
1952 Birds of the field. pp.35, 32 plates. Collins: London. Country Naturalist no. 1
1952 (with L H Newman and P M Scott) Nature Parliament. A book of the broadcasts. pp.xvii, 138. J M Dent and Sons: London.
1953 (with P M Scott) A thousand geese. pp.240, 16 plates. Collins: London
1954 (with R M Lockley) Sea-birds. pp.xvi, 320, 48 plates. Collins: London. New Naturalist Library no. 28.
1954 Bird recognition, new and revised edition. Penguin books: London
1956 Rockall. pp.200. Geoffrey Bles: London
1956 (with R T Peterson) Wild America. pp.xii, 434. Houghton Mifflin: Boston.
 (with M L E Fisher) Shackleton. pp.xvi, 559, plates. Barrie: London
1964 (with R T Peterson) The world of birds. pp.288. Macdonald & Co: London
1966 Shell nature lover's atlas of England, Wales and Scotland. pp.16, 32 plates. Ebury Press and Michael Joseph: [London]
1967 The Shell bird book. pp.344, 20 plates. Ebury Press and Michael Joseph: [London]
1967 Zoos of the world. pp.253. Aldus Books: London
1969 (With N Simon and J Vincent) The red book: wildlife in danger. pp.368, 32 plates. Collins: London
1970 (With H R H Prince Philip) Wild life crisis. pp.256. Hamilton: London