Letter from Gustav Holst to Isobel Holst

Scope and Content

Discusses his experiences and travels abroad, including topics such as cycling in Africa, losing a ticket to travel to Tunis, his journey to and impressions of Bishra. Specifically mentions the Ouled Nails and dancing dervishes. Also lists items purchased while in Africa. [4pp] Addressed from Bishra.

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Related Material

See HOL/1/1/39 Beni Mora.