Letter from Gustav Holst to Isobel Holst

Scope and Content

Discusses his experiences while on service with the YMCA in Salonica. Including topics such as, demobilisation and the breaking up of classes, reflections on leaving Salonica, conducting the Aritllery School orchestra, the winter weather, and details about Salonica. Also includes a list of birthday presents being sent to Imogen [Holst]. [6pp]

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Related Material

See HOL/1/6/8 for more information about Gustav Holst's travels abroad in 1919.