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VWL438 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Lady Dorothea Butterworth

Dear Lady Butterworth1

Thank you so much for sending me this - I have very few criticisms that I can make - it is so true -...

19180216
VWL1242 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Imogen and Isobel Holst

Dear Isobel & Imogen

My very dearest love to you both.  I know you don’t want me to say more & I know that you know that he has it...

19340525
VWL1243 Letter from Isobel Holst to Ralph and Adeline Vaughan Williams

Dear Ralph & Adeline,

Thank you so much for your beautiful letter & for all that you have done for us always.1 One cant...

19340603
VWL4613 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Marion Scott

Dear Miss Scott
Very many thanks for your letter and for telling me of all the arrangements - I am very sorry I shall not be able to come on...

19371230
VWL1423 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Robert Longman

Dear Bobby

I want to say so much and cannot.1
Only my love - and I do thank her for her beautiful life and for your...

19400602
VWL1535 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gerald Finzi

Dear Gerald

Your distressing news about poor Robin1 is most heart breaking - certainly the only thing for him is to get right...

19410511
VWL2227 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ralph Wedgwood

Dear Randolph

Adeline died today in her sleep - It was not a surprize to me as she had been very ill for some weeks.  I wanted to tell you...

19510510
VWL3045 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Parry Jones

Thank you very much for your kind sympathy1
R Vaughan Williams


1. AVW had died on 10th May.

19510513
VWL2237 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Imogen Holst

Dearest Imogen

Thank you 1000 times1
Uncle Ralph


1. Presumably for a letter following the death of AVW.

19510517
VWL2238 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Arnold Barter

Thank you  so much for your kind sympathy1
R. Vaughan Williams


1. i.e. on the death of Adeline VW.

19510517

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