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Correspondence: Jones to "The Tablet"., 09/17/1950-09/17/1950

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 6
Identifier: 42206

Series-level Scope and Content Note

From the Series:

(Box 3, Folders 1-11) Part IV contains miscellaneous correspondence sent and received by David Jones. Includes letters from old friends such as H.S. (Jim) Ede, Hugh Fraser, and Prudence Pelham.


  • 09/17/1950-09/17/1950

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From the Collection: 5.75 Linear Feet (10 Hollinger boxes: 8 Document Cases, 1 Slim Document Case, 1 Drop-front flat case (20x24"))

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Container Summary

Contains ALS draft, 2 pp., addressed to "The Tablet," concerning Eric Gill's enthusiasm for Robert Browning's poem "Bishop Blougram's Apology." Includes annotation by HG: "Eric Gill and Browning's Blougram. A letter, dated Sept. 17th 1950, to The Tablet by David recalling Eric Gill's delight in Browning's poem. 2 pages of MS, unrevised. Whether the letter was published or even sent I have not checked."

Subjects and Associated Physical Materials

GILL, ERIC - REFERENCE: Autographed Letter

JONES, DAVID - CORRES. TO "TABLET, THE" 1950: Autographed Letter

"TABLET, THE" - CORRES. FROM JONES, DAVID 1950: Autographed Letter


Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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37th and O Streets, N.W.
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