Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Letter No.: 
VWL1801
[22nd August 1943]

Dear Gerald

Thank you very much for your letter - in face of it I have reluctantly said that I cannot take the chair at the meeting.
How about the enclosed? Better?
The Revelry is Bruce Richmonds inspiration  - Acte burning is adapted from Shelley (Hellas)1 
Yrs

RVW

Do you approve of ‘allies’


1. Text cropped by photocopier along here; the original letter does not survive.

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Shelfmark of copy: 
Finzi Box 10
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Date from postmark.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
430822