MS Mus. 163. SUPPLEMENTARY VAUGHAN WILLIAMS MANUSCRIPTS. Vol. xi. ‘The Log  ... 

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  • Reference
      GB 2027 MS Mus. 163
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000248.0x00003a
  • Dates of Creation
      1895
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

MS Mus. 163. SUPPLEMENTARY VAUGHAN WILLIAMS MANUSCRIPTS. Vol. xi. ‘The Log Book – Seatoller’; Easter 1895. A log book of a reading holiday in Cumberland, containing short stories, verses and dramatic scenes written by Maurice Amos, Ralph Wedgwood, George Moore, George Macaulay Trevelyan and Ralph Vaughan Williams, and illustrated by Maurice Amos. Presented by George Macaulay Trevelyan to Mrs Ursula Vaughan Williams, April 1959, and by her to the British Library, 20 April 1995.

ff. i + 63. 228 x 178mm. Full leather, with gilt title ‘The Log Book, Seatoller. 1895.’

George Macaulay Trevelyan, OM; historian: George Edward Moore, philosopher: Ralph Vaughan Williams, OM; composer: Sir Ralph Lewis Wedgwood, 1st Baronet: Sir Maurice Sheldon Amos, lawyer: Log book of a reading holiday in Seatoller, co. Cumb., containing short stories, verses and dramatic scenes written by M. S. Amos, R. L. Wedgwood, George Edward Moore, Ralph Vaughan Williams and George Macaulay Trevelyan, and with illustrations by M. S. A: 1895: Autogr. of each contributor.

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Custodial History

Joan Ursula Penton Vaughan Williams, formerly Wood née Lock; writer; widow of R Vaughan Williams: Owned, 1959-1995.

George Macaulay Trevelyan, OM; historian: Owned, 1895-1959.

Joan Ursula Penton Vaughan Williams, formerly Wood née Lock; writer; widow of R Vaughan Williams: Presented, in 1990s.