Scope and Content

Two paperback copies, by Imogen Holst, Russian translations of the first edition, originally published by Faber and Faber Limited. One copy inscribed 'For dear Miss Holst ith my best wishes, Victor Ashkenaty, 20 March 1969. One copy with loose research materials, including manuscript notes on preparations for the Russian translation, and typescript copy of a translation of the editor's introdutction to the Russian version. [99pp each]

Conditions Governing Access

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.