Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Evelyn Sharp

Letter No.: 
September 26 1927

13 Cheyne Walk

Dear Miss Sharp
I agree to your paying to Mr. Garnett fifteen per cent of your profits on our proposed opera "The Poison Kiss".
Yours sincerely
R. Vaughan Williams


Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 1714/1/27, f.43
General notes: 

Evelyn Sharp was preparing a libretto for the opera The Poisoned Kiss (Catalogue of Works 1936/2) whose plot was developed from a short story ‘The Poison Maid’ from Twilight of the Gods by Richard Garnett.