Lovely atmospheric photograph of Whitehall heading to Trafalgar Square, London in 1899 by the Belgian photographer Leonard Misonne

Waterloo Place, London in 1899 - by Belgian photographer Leonard Misonne - (vintage lady, old photo, victorian era)

Woman selling fish from a barrel, London, c. 1910

Woman selling fish from a barrel, London, c. 1910 - If you ever wonder where I get my strong, beer-barrel physique.

London, 1865

Number 25 bendy bus, packed as usual. What an awesome selection of vintage London shots. What a beautiful city! Crowded Bus Ride in 1865 - Vintage London: Taking in the Smoke - Photo Gallery - LIFE

London circa 1920

A cyclist riding a penny farthing over Hammersmith Bridge, London. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) London in the Victorian Era

Queen Victoria's funeral procession at Windsor

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In this picture Queen Victoria's cortège is on its way from The Albert Memorial Chapel through the Upper Ward of Windsor Castle, drawn by the Royal Horse Artillery.

Trafalgar Square, London - 1920s The birds have been going there for many years.

Trafalgar Square, London, This is where Phil's British-born (London) grandma met her Wisconsin-born grandpa during WWI. She told stories of the bombings.

In Victorian London

Booktopia has The Origin of the Family, Private Property and the State, Penguin Classics by Friedrich Engels. Buy a discounted Paperback of The Origin of the Family, Private Property and the State online from Australia's leading online bookstore.

Lord Walter Rothschild with his famed zebra carriage, which he drove to Buckingham Palace to demonstrate the tame character of Zebras to the public, early 1900s

Zebra-drawn carriage parked outside Buckingham Palace in London, Zoologist and wealthy aristocrat Lord Walter Rothschild used the carriage to demonstrate that zebras could be tamed.