Draft typescripts of engagement diaries

Scope and Content

Draft typescripts of Gustav Holst's engagement diaries from 1913-1934 typed up by Helen Lilley and checked and editied by Imogen Holst. Mainly typescripts with manuscript annotations and edits by Imogen Holst.

The draft for 1912 is missing and only part of 1919 (July-December) is included, but the rest of the years are complete. Also includes a copy of 1934, Gustav Holst's last diary, which was not originally indexed by Imogen Holst.

Typescripts contained in an envelope labelled 'I.H's [Imogen Holst's] set of flimsies for underlining for G.H. [Gustav Holst] Index.'

'1912 missing, 1913-1918 (inc) & part of 1919

1920, 21, 22

1925, 26, 27, 28, 29

and 30, 31, 32 &33'

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

Transcripts of Gustav Holst's diaries ref. no. HOL/1/6/25