Engagement diary 1933

Scope and Content

Engagement diary with brief details of appointments, places travelled to, concerts, lectures, rehearsals, and a few brief memoranda. Includes periods of travel within the UK, including trips to Oxford, Eastbourne, Ealing,and Great Easton.

Includes periods during which Gustav Holst was in the nursing home Beaufort House and other periods during which he was ill and bed-ridden. As a result, the entries are very brief and not as detailed as in previous diaries.

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