Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Oxford University Press

Letter No.: 
[9 March 1943]

(3) “New Commonwealth”
- Have you made a separate agreement with Harold Child  – and if not, would you do so? I want to share my royalties 50/50 with him.
   R. Vaughan Williams

1. Harold Child wrote the words for this setting, taken from the music for the 49th Parallel.

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OUP contracts file
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Received at OUP on 10 March 1943. Final page of a letter about ‘The New Commonwealth’ which appears to be final page of VWL1751.
Peterkin replied on 12 March about the arrangements and questions about broadcast royalties.

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