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Patrick White - Letter to Father Christmas, 1918, and letter to the Fairies, [1919], together with first setting from 'Voss' by Richard Meale, 1980

Call numbers

MLMSS 5717 ( Safe 1/125)

Record identifier

nM7lW0LY

Patrick White - Letter to Father Christmas, 1918, and letter to the Fairies, [1919], together with first setting from 'Voss' by Richard Meale, 1980

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Full title

Patrick White - Letter to Father Christmas, 1918, and letter to the Fairies, [1919], together with first setting from 'Voss' by Richard Meale, 1980

Date

1918-1919, 1980

Call Numbers

MLMSS 5717 ( Safe 1/125)

Record Identifier

nM7lW0LY
Physical Description

Contents

0.02 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Access Conditions

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Issue Copy

Digitised

Microfilm : CY 2860, frames 1 - 14 (MLMSS 5717, filed at Safe 1/125)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Patrick White's earliest known letters, written when he was six years old.
A musical excerpt (ms., in ink, 1 page) from the vocal score of the 1st setting of the opera 'Voss' by Richard Meale. Inscribed 'to Patrick from Richard' and dated 13 February 1980. The excerpt comes from near the beginning of Act 1 of the opera, where the character Mr Bo...

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Full title

Patrick White - Letter to Father Christmas, 1918, and letter to the Fairies, [1919], together with first setting from 'Voss' by Richard Meale, 1980

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Digital order no:Album ID : 823853

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Donated by Manoly Lascaris in 1990

Exhibited in

Australia and the Nobel Prize

The life of Patrick White

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

MLMSS 5717 ( Safe 1/125)

Record Identifier

nM7lW0LY

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Reference code

421009

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