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Tablet Publishing Company (London, England)


Historical Note

English Catholic periodical The Tablet was founded in London in 1840 by Frederick Lucas, a Quaker convert to Catholicism. As of 2023, it was the second oldest weekly journal in Britain.

Social Networks and Archival Context (SNAC) Identifier

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Tablet Publishing Company editorial correspondence


Consists of correspondence to John Cumming, literary editor of The Tablet, from various English and Scottish writers. Manuscripts of poems, essays, and reviews by these authors are also included.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1966-1981