Correspondence between Lord Astor of Hever and Benjamin Britten

Scope and Content

Typescript correspondence from Astor, and typescript copy letter from Britten's secretary.

Includes a flyer and invitation for the first performance of the opera 'Thomas Bullen' (libretto by Ian Grant and music by Tim Higgs) at Hever Castle and a typecript document 'Canterbury Cathedral Appeal'.

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