Letter from Gustav Holst to Isobel Holst

Scope and Content

Discusses his travels and experiences abroad while on service with the YMCA in Salonica, including topics such as, his arrival in Salonica, his eagerness to hear news from England, the food, the weather, and the condition of the camp. Addressed from YMCA, c/o British Base, Salonica.

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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/1/6/7 for more information about Gustav Holst's travels abroad in 1918.