The Westminster and Pimlico Book
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Crammed into Westminster and Pimlico are an abbey, a cathedral, Parliament, palaces, government offices, gentlemen's clubs, galleries, the Cenotaph and the world's most famous clock. A century and a half ago, there were also slums, breweries, brothels and a vast prison. This fully illustrated alphabetical guide to Westminster's buildings and personalities ranges from the Athenaeum to Whitehall, and from Robert Adam to John Wilkes, providing an absorbing insight into this unique city within a city.