Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harriet Cohen

Letter No.: 
[10 July 1933]

The White Gates,
Westcott Road,

My Dearest Harriet

Alas I wish I cd come on July 18 - but I’ve stupidly gone & cracked my ankle - no pain - but I mayn’t put my foot to the ground for 3 weeks more.1
I tried to get you on the phone to see if you wanted a ticket for my tune at the R.C.M. but you were away2
Love from


1. The accident is described in R.V.W.: a biography, p.195
2. Find out what VW work was being done at the Royal College of Music

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MS Mus. 1648, f. 50
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