Photocopy of a letter from Gustav Holst to Nora Day

Scope and Content

Discusses a Christmas present of setting words for an unidentified piece. Addressed from St Paul's Girls' School, London. (21 Dec 1930)

Also includes a photocopy of a letter from Nora Day to Imogen Holst enclosing the previous letter from Gustav Holst and mentioning the gifting of 'God be in my head' to a museum. (13 Apr 1978)

Photocopies annotated in Imogen Holst's and Rosamund Strode's hands.

Original letter in the British Library, Add. MS No. 60391.

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