Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

Letter No.: 
Jan 25 [1940]

From R. Vaughan Williams,
The White Gates,
Westcott Road,

My Dear

Here is Virginia Woolf's letter - I think you will be pleased - but we mustn't expect too much.
I like the bit on Islam1 - it reminds me of good moments.
Love from


1. A reference to Shelley’s The Revolt of Islam.  It appears that VW wrote to Virginia Woolf with poems of UW, with the hope that they might be published by the Hogarth Press; see VWL526 where he suggests this to UW.

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MS Mus. 1714/1/13, f. 3
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Year added in pencil by UVW.

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