Notebook January 1929

Scope and Content

Notebook in Gustav Holst's hand, briefly detailing diary appointments, addresses, including from the United States, details of movements in Italy, notes on expenses and fares, notes on concert rehearsals, and other notes and reminders. Also includes astrological diagrams, possibly drawn from his study of astrology during composing The Planets, 1914-1916. Dated January 1929, addressed St Pauls Girls' School, Brook Green.

Envelope in Imogen Holst's hand reads 'details for Italy, Keswick, USA'.

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