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VWL4459 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to René Gatty

My dear Herr Gatty
How callous you must have thought me not to have written before - I have meant to 0 very often byt we have had such busy...

1899----
VWL134 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edwin Evans

Dear Mr Evans1

I was born 1872
Went to Trinity College Cambridge 1892-95.
Studied R.C.M. 1890-2 and l895-6.
...

190306--
VWL200 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ralph Wedgwood

Dear Randolph

In moving house we came upon several of your early letters - what enourmous1 screeds we used to write to each...

19051112
VWL207 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ralph Wedgwood

My dear Randolph

It’s ridiculous of me to write to you again - but I can’t help it. It warmed the cockles of my heart to see you so happy...

19060806
VWL210 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ralph Wedgwood

My dear Randolph

It is delightful to get a letter from you - especially one asking me to do anything for you - I’ve  looked through “Hilf...

19061005
VWL4084 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Mrs. Shaw
I had these acqua marine stones put together for you.  I meant the little brooch to be prettier but it is difficult to get...

1916----
VWL4086 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin
So you are really safely married  - this is just to wish you & your wife every happiness.  I believe I once had the pleasure...

19160802
VWL4087 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

My Dear Martin
My very best wishes to you both & to the new son.1  I shall be proud to be his unofficial sponsor.  But surely...

192004--
VWL4092 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

My Dear Martin
I'm awfully sorry - I thought I cd make myself clear without discussing those horrid things principles.  But there it is.  It...

19200818
VWL4091 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

My Dear Martin
I am very sorry I was unable to come to the christening - I sent Dickon1 yesterday a small present which he will...

19201014

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