Letter from Gustav Holst to Isobel Holst

Scope and Content

Discusses his experiences while travelling abroad in Italy. Including topics such as the weather, his hotel in Lucca, and plans and schedules for his return to England, Mentions Kennedy Scott conducting a performance of 'Hecuba's Lament', composed 1911. Addressed from Pisa, [4pp].

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Related Material

See HOL/1/6/18 for more information on Gustav Holst's travels abroad in 1929.