Further reading

We can only provide a summary of a complex story; further reading will help to flesh out the details:

Burgess, M. (Ed.), (2008), London's Changing Natural History; Classic papers from 150 years of the London Natural History Society, LNHS
Burton, J. A., (1974), The Naturalist in London, David & Charles
Burton, R. (1983), The Flora of the London Area, London Natural History Society
Dixon, C., (1909), The Bird Life of London, William Heinemann
Fitter, R.S. R., (1947), London’s Natural History, New Naturalist 3, Collins
Goode, D. A. (1987), Wild in London, Michael Joseph
Harrison, J, and Grant, P. (1976), The Thames Transformed; London’s River & its Waterfowl, Andre Deutsch
Hare, T. (Ed), (1988), London's Meadows and Pastures, London Ecology Handbook 8, London Ecology Unit
Hewlitt, J., (2002), The Breeding Birds of the London Area, London Natural History Society
Hudson, W. H., (1898), Birds in London, Longmans, Green & Co. Ltd.
Jefferies, R., (1883), Nature near London, Chatto & Windus
Johnson, W., (1930), Animal Life in London, The Natural World of London, Sheldon Press
London Natural History Society (1964), The Birds of the London Area; A new revised edition, Rupert Hart-Davis Ltd.
Plant., C. W., (1987), The Butterflies of the London Area, London Natural History Society
Smyth, B., (1987), City Wildspace, Hilary Shipman
Weightman, G. and Birkhead, M., (1986), City Safari; Wildlife in London, Guild Publishing