John Letts

(1772—1851) stationer and diary publisher

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Stationers, printers, and publishers in London. Founded by John Letts in 1796, the firm printed its first commercial diary in 1812. The business diversified into educational books in 1980 and, in 1987, travel guides. In 2001, the company acquired the Filofax group.

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