The Great Composers: Britten

Scope and Content

Hardback, second impressions of first edition, published by Faber and Faber Limited. Imogen Holst's copy with alterations for the second edition, and with ammendments for the third edition in the text of the chapters, with annotations and corrections throughout the volume. [90pp] Also includes some loose manuscript editing notes and a printed copy of Edith Sitwell's 'Praise We Great Men' dedicated to Benjamin Britten.

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This material is made available under the standard conditions of the Britten-Pears Foundation. Readers will be required to produce proof of identity and to sign a Reader’s Undertaking form.

Related Material

See HOL/2/18/6 for publication files for The Great Composers: Britten.