The Collection is held at Westminster Reference Library, but is accessible by appointment only - telephone (020) 7641 1206 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Read 'Irregular Observations - musings from the Sherlock Holmes Collection' on the Books & the City blog.
Two portraits by the illustrator of Sherlock Holmes stories, Sidney Paget, have been discovered in the City of Westminster.
It is often said that Paget based his pictures of Holmes on his own brother, but did he also base another character on the recently-retired Mayor of Paddington? Read Catherine Cooke's account and decide for yourself.
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