Bundle of correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/60
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDB258-264.
  • Dates of Creation
      6 Feb 1942-7 Sep 1945
  • Physical Description
      6 pieces; 8 leaves.

Scope and Content

With Caryl Brahms (1901-1982), novelist, critic, journalist and songwriter, relating to: the possibility of RD taking part in a BBC series of six "entertainments for sophisticated lunatics" in 1942; the script of a stage production by Brahms entitled A Bullet in the Ballet; and a request from Brahms for help in the case of a talented child in financial difficulties (RD has previously helped out a dancer called Margaret Drummond).

Dated at: London

Typescript with autograph.