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VWL852 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Ina Boyle

Dear Miss Boyle

How did you manage to send your violets so quickly - for they came early this morning - so fresh and wonderful - we are...

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VWL4768 Letter from Adeline Ralph Vaughan Williams to Diana Awdry

The Secret Irises were a lovely surprise.  Many thanks from us.
Uncle R says we led him astray about yr train by not telling him...

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VWL1233 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Ina Boyle

Dear Miss Boyle

Your violets were heavenly.  They came at tea time the day they were sent and the Postman could scarcely bear to give them...

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VWL1162 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Joy Finzi

Dear Joyce

Your stocks are a great delight to me - a stronger scent now that they have had more sun & what a wonderful scent it is -...

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VWL3650 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud

(war time paper)

Please take care of your health it is every ones duty now
I don't do much – I've made my hay...

1940----
VWL1531 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

What a lovely poem - I will wait till the last minute for a fine day (Middeton’s advice).1
But today I dropped 400...

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VWL1663 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

What can I do better than send you this beautiful young man1 - The need for concentration & no distractions robs us of yr visit;...

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VWL4676 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Cordelia Curle

Belov Boo,
Ad has again gone to London so my letter may be superfluous!  He & Ursula had an early break together - Ralph took them to the...

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VWL1740 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

I write on this fine note paper out of economy!
I am so thankful your foot is getting better - I could not bear to think of...

194207--
VWL4525 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin,
A very apt address for you as R says.  "I owe you 3 farthings siad the bells of St Martin", but not as comforting as...

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