Esoteric London

No. 1026: Finsbury Park Road, N4

Posted in Graffiti, Wildlife by esotericlondon on February 3, 2014

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Finsbury Park Road, London, N4. Photo ©RogerDean 2014

London Birds And London Insects (Revised Edition) And Other Sketches – T. Digby Pigott, 1892:

We are so accustomed to associate birds – “the smiles of creation” – with all that is wild and fresh, and pleasant, and unlike a great town, that to speak of the birds of London sounds rather like talking nonsense.

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