Correspondence from Benjamin Britten to the Royal Opera House

Scope and Content

Letters from 1960-1963 covering topics such as:

Being unavailable for Billy Budd and The Turn of the Screw performances. Mentions of Albert Herring and Midsummer Night's Dream.

Most letters to John Tooley, Bernard Keefe and David Webster.

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