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VWL351 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edward J. Dent

Dear Dent

I've now finished your book1 - & I do congratulate you on it most heartily. I now want you to write a book called...

191411--
VWL4317 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin
Thank you so much for the book of songs1- real good patriotic music - of which there is so little.
Think of the...

191412--
VWL4299 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin
Thank you very much for writing to me.  I had better put the difficulties first (I always get to work that way).
First...

191603--
VWL5076 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
I am sorry to see that the organizers of the forthcoming series of Promenade Concerts propose to revive the old distinction between...

19290721
VWL3901 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Grace Williams

...nice letter to me.
Have a good holiday - I wonder if you will go abroad.
I've just been reading Dent's life of Busoni1 -...

1934----
VWL512 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Frank Howes

Dear Howes

As you were good enough to put me in touch with Mr Strasser,1 I think I ought to send you, in confidence, a copy of...

1937----
VWL1680 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ferdinand Rauter

Dear Dr Rauter1

Your letter has opened up a great problem.
I find it difficult to state but I want as a preface...

19420816
VWL5111 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Frits Stegmann

Dear Mr. Stegmann,
I do not usually give my autograph to strangers, but in your special case I am sending you a signed photograph.
You...

19490413
VWL3757 Letter from Alan Bush to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dr R. Vaughan William, O.M.,
10, Hanover Gate, Terrace,
Regents Park, N.W.1.

Dear Dr Vaughan Williams,

You...

19550922
VWL3767 Letter from Alan Bush to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dr R. Vaughan Williams, O.M.,
10, Hanover Terrace,
Regents Park, N.W.1.

Dear Dr Vaughan Williams,

I wrote you about a week...

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