Volume 25 Issue 6 June 1975

Whitefriars in London

L.W. Cowie visits Whitefriars where, between the Temple and the River Fleet, stood the Carmelite Priory, and later the site of the slums of Alsatia.

The Jewish Relief Act, 1858

Robert Woodall describes how twenty-nine years of public controversy preceded the political emancipation of British Jews.


Charles Johnston describes how, during the latter half of the fourth century, one of the last of the Roman poets was appointed by Valentinian I, Emperor of the West, to undertake the education of his hopeful son Gratian.