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Wilf Gregg crime collector


Wilf Gregg, one of Britain’s biggest collectors of books about murder passed away last week, of natural causes I should add. His book collection sounds most extraordinary, and not only contained some very rare titles but assisted him in co-editing The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers.

His 7000 item collection was housed in an extension he added to his home, where an entire wall dedicated only to books on American murders. One of the more coveted pieces in the collection was a complete set of the 83 volume Notable British Trials series, one of the only complete sets to be privately held.

Full article in The Telegraph

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