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VWL816 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gustav Holst

Dear Gustav

It is really splendid of them to want to come -  we will see what we can fix up when we get to Dorking where our perfectly ...

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VWL3943 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mrs George McCleary

My Dear Mrs McCleary
Thankyou both from us both for your delightful card.
I am so glad you enjoyed the concert. Our "Carmen" was rather...

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VWL3178 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cedric Thorpe Davie

Dear Cedric

Please quote the whole Symphony if you feel inclined to, but whatever you do, do not make acknowledgments.
Dear Robin...

19490615
VWL3112 Contribution to a party game

No.I 
MRS MARSHALL 
FRENCH LAUNDRESS 
Orders despatched punctually 
Carts call at 12 
see samples at the window.1...

19491110
VWL4327 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams's cat to Marjory Jordan

Dear Miss Jordan
Thank you very much for being so kind to me while my uncle was away
Yours respectfully
Zebedee1

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19510829
VWL4551 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to "Moppett"

Dearest Moppett,
We are very pleased with your prezent, itt made us both purrrrrr, and thow nt. good for our figgurs we are enjoying themm....

19551226
VWL3361 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael Kennedy

Dear Michael,

Your letters were splendid.  I will not attempt to answer them, but I want to ask you to do something for me.  I find I am...

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