• This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 KEN/3/1/120
  • Dates of Creation
      n.d. [ca.1962-1964]
  • Physical Description
      10 pieces; 28 sheets.

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous material generated during research and writing of the RVW biography. Consists of: 10 sheets of MK's very rough notes (no. 1); 2 lines of musical notation (tune of Of Noble Race was Shinkin) (no. 2); 11 typescript sheets of inserts and corrections relating to RVW's Poisoned Kiss to be included in chapter 5 of MK's book (no. 3); note on a periodical and its location (no. 4); 3 small newscuttings relating to individuals mentioned in the book (nos. 5-7); handwritten cast list for the first performance in 1958 of RVW's arrangement of the nativity play, The First Nowell [printed in MK's book, p. 642] (no. 8); typescript copy of an extract from a letter written by RVW to Gustav Holst in 1932 [quoted in MK's book, p. 376] (no. 9); typescript copy of poem written by RVW for Eva [Hornstein; quoted in MK's book, pp. 380-81] (no. 10).