Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Roy Douglas

Letter No.: 
VWL2607
[? early November 1952]

The White Gates,
Westcott Road,
Dorking.

Dear Roy

Herewith the corrections
Gus & I between us seem to have done pretty well – By the way in justice to Gus he did not copy the full score1
So glad you can come to Manchester
I think we will stick to Antarctica the other presumably has not the same connotations in Italian!2
Yrs
RVW


1.The copyist Gus de Mauny.
2. According to Roy Douglas (Working with Vaughan Williams, p.52) the Oxford University Press finally decided the title should be 'Antartica' not 'Antarctica'.

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Shelfmark of original letter: 
Add MS 63547, f. 57
General notes: 

Date from Douglas, Working with Vaughan Williams, p.52.

Format: 
Letter
Citation: 
Douglas, Working with Vaughan Williams, p.52
Original database number: 
5211xx