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VWL3734 Letter from Alan Bush to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Dr R. Vaughan Williams,
Whitegates,
Westcott Rd,
Doring, Surrey.

Dear Dr Vaughan Williams,

At last our efforts on...

19381228
VWL1453 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud

Thank you very much for the poetry book - I waited to write till I had read it through. I fear I don't understand modern poetry...

19390101
VWL1513 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Professor H.G. Fiedler

Dear Professor

I enclose a letter from the Deutsches Bank, Hamburg on which I should like your advice -
The circumstances are as...

19390126
VWL655 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud

I hate writing begging letters - I know in my bones that you have already done more than your share for refugees - Here is a case...

193902--
VWL3915 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Vera Hockman

My dearest Vera,
This is frankly a begging letter - & I hate doing it because I know that your generous heart has already helped, more...

19390203
VWL5186 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mrs Harvey

Dear Mrs Harvey
I enclose herewith a cheque for £100 which my wife and I have collected for Dr. Fuchs.1 The names of...

19390212
VWL3993 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Alexander Burnard

Dear Burnard
Thankyou very much for saying you will be kind to my refugees.1
As regards your songs it is always...

19390514
VWL3940 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Fiona McCleary

Dear Miss McCleary
Will you read this?1
I know it is a bad moment to ask for help.
But the fact remains that here the...

19391120
VWL1642 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cedric Glover

Dear Glover1

I hope you will forgive my sending you the enclosed.2
I know it is a difficult time to cry for help...

19391128
VWL1643 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Ann Boult

Dearest Ann

It was most refreshing to us to see you - How could you think otherwise - There couldn't ever be a moment when it wouldn't be a...

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