Autograph letters signed (6), dated : [London], 28 October 1914-9 November 1915, to [Herman] Finck, 1914 Oct. 28-1915 Nov. 9.

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German, Edward, Sir, 1862-1936. Autograph letters signed (6), dated : [London], 28 October 1914-9 November 1915, to [Herman] Finck, 1914 Oct. 28-1915 Nov. 9.

Autograph letters signed (6), dated : [London], 28 October 1914-9 November 1915, to [Herman] Finck, 1914 Oct. 28-1915 Nov. 9.

Commenting on the London musical scene during World War I, saying he has been unable to set the words of "The Day"--"the poem is one of those rare instances (Kipling's 'Recessional' is another) where the words stand on their own merits as a poem ..., but where music is not necessary"--, offering congratulations on the notices of the new Passing Show and Bric-a-Brac, etc.

6 items (12 p.) ; (8vo)

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