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VWL3194 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Norman Del Mar

Dear Norman,

I think that this break is always hardest when you have worked with someone you also loved – but because one has had the most...

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VWL3356 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Dear Michael,

It was wonderful of you to send those long letters.  I shall reply at length some time soon and this is just an...

19560722
VWL3357 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edmund and Antoinette Rubbra

Dear Edmund, and Antoinette,

Thank you so much for your letter, and you know how I value your appreciation.We were desolated not to be...

19560722
VWL3353 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

Dearest Michael & Eslyn,

Your flowers are terrific, & blaze with splendid, pentecostal flame in the drawing room.
We loved...

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VWL3350 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

My dearest Michael & Eslyn,

I waited till today to write to you, as the specialist came again to see Ralph.1  He is making...

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VWL3345 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald,

Thank you very much for the Romance.1 Judging from looking at it, it seems to me that it ought to go from the...

19560628
VWL3318 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Michael dear,

Ralph likes it very much – I've queried palan, because palanquin didn’t seem to fit pean or psalm I guess?  Also added a note...

19560402
VWL3107 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

My dears

The photographs are fun. Thank you so much for them.  It is nice to hear your raspberries welcomed you home with immense crops. ...

19550730
VWL3105 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Alice Sumsion

My dear Alice,

Here is your handkerchief – thank you so much for all the mopping – there’s not the ghost of a mark on my dress.
We did...

19550728
VWL3103 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Alice Sumsion

Dearest Alice,

So sorry not have thanked you sooner for the invitations – we would love to come & see you, but Ralph wants to go to all...

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