The Tower Menagerie: The Amazing 600-Year History of the Royal Collection of Wild and Ferocious Beasts Kept at the Tower of London from Roger Hahn
The Tower menagerie: comprising the natural history of the animals contained in that establishment; with anecdotes of their characters and history. Illustrated by portraits of each, taken from life, by William Harvey; and engraved on wood by Branston and Wright.
Also available on Project Gutenberg
John Stow’s Survey of London
Matthew Paris and the Elephant
Rare Beasts, Birds, and the Calaboose, the Paris Review
By Laura Bannister September 22, 2016