Morris was editor ofThe Naturalist, which described itself as "A popular monthly magazine illustrative of the animal, vegetable, and mineral kingdoms". Beverley R. Morris authored a similar two-volume work,British Game Birds and Wild Fowl(1855) which he also illustrated with plates coloured by hand. The book was well reviewed, theDaily Newssaying that it "has a unique position among works of its class. The sixty hand-coloured plates are splendidly executed".
This Collection of Beverly Robinson Morris Birds will appeal to any bird lovers and historians.