Masefield, John, 1878-1967

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VWL5048 Letter from John Masefield, Ralph Vaughan Williams and members of the National Book League to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
May we appeal to you, Sir, to try to make public the tragic results that may arise from the peculiar proposal that books shall no longer...

19551126
VWL800 Letter from Laurence Irving to Joan Western

Dear Mrs  Western,

You have every right to think me a broken reed in the matter of your Holst Memorial Fund.  I have been away since May...

19350928
VWL335 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cecil Sharp

Dear Sharp

I can’t tell you how much your letter has delighted me - indeed I feel so excited I can do no work this morning.  I had been in...

191107--
VWL4634 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Eva Hubback

Dear Mrs Hubback,1
I do not at all like the idea - especially in this connection of a 2 guinea "charity concert" in a private home...

19360329
VWL368 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gilbert Murray

Dear Professor Murray

I do not know whether you are at all interested in the work of Mr Cecil Sharp in collecting and spreading...

19110425
VWL675 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to H.G. Fiedler

Dear Professor

It was nice to receive your card. You can do nothing for me in Hamburg except have pleasant memories of our staying there...

193906--
VWL272 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Joan Western

Dear Mrs  Western

First I want to say how splendid it is of you to have given that magnificent donation.1
Secondly I...

19350316
VWL1571 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Professor H.G. Fiedler

Dear Professor

Can you help me with a literary problem?
I remember being told some years ago that when Schiller wrote his Ode “An die...

19390625
VWL5132 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Listener

It is proposed to raise a fund for the purpose of establishing a memorial to Gustav Holst.  It seems particularly fitting that this memorial...

19350320
VWL5073 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
On April 2 of this year you accorded us the hospitality of your columns to express our deep concern at the new trend of policy in sound...

19571001

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