Letter from Gustav Holst to Isobel Holst

Scope and Content

Discusses a driving tour to Seres and Bulgaria, while on service with the YMCA in Salonica. Including topics such as speaking with various camps about lectures and music, driving over battlefields, visiting towns destroyed in the war, scenery and landscape, and the winter weather. [4pp]

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Related Material

See HOL/1/6/8 for more information about Gustav Holst's travels abroad in 1919.