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Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort descending
VWL1836 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

A nonsense rhyme for ‘Margaret’1

Margaret! Margaret
Thrice holy Margaret
Blessed we hold you yet
While life we...

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VWL1851 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

I have been reading the bronze poem again - I think it is beautiful - I am keeping it to myself for the present, but I do not see...

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VWL1975 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Elizabeth Maconchy

Dearest Betty

That is good news – Now keep me posted about all rehearsals & the performance – I don’t think it will clash with our...

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VWL2427 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

Your poem about the old house is very beautiful - I read it before breakfast this morning.1
Yrs

RVW

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VWL3453 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

The Beauchamp Tomb at Worcester Cathedral.

Make me an effigy and let it wear
my living, sleeping face.  Fold my hands in prayer
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