Correspondence between Benjamin Britten and John Amis

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1111 BBA/AMIS
  • Dates of Creation
      1959-1974, 1990
  • Physical Description
      41 items

Scope and Content

Manuscript and typescript correspondence from Amis, including typescript copy programme of a Britten/Pears recital and a Pears recital with Julian Bream and George Malcolm (no dates).

Typescript copy letters from Britten and his secretary, photocopy of a manuscript letter from Britten, manuscript draft letter in the hand of Peter Pears and some transcriptions.

Typescript letters from Britten and his secretary 1960 and 1974, also letter dated 1956 from 'Ben' adressed Rodmell Hill, Rodmell - however it is doubtful that this letter is from Britten.

Also, 2 typescript letters from Britten-Pears Library to Amis, 1990.

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