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Call Number: MS Lamond Ca13-z.21    Item: 22
Date of Creation: 1958
Place of Creation: Wiesbaden, Germany
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Lamond Ca13-z.21
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Extent and Medium: 2 sheets.
Content: Autograph letter, signed, from Irene Lamond to Dr [H.G.] Farmer. Nerobergstr. 8, Wiesbaden, 24th August 1958.
Thanks for his letter of 24 June, received today! Daughter Irene - Frederic Lamond's only child - working as translator in Wiesbaden and dangerously ill in May. Left Bournemouth to nurse her. Title of Lamond's opera is 'My Elsie from the Scotish Highlands'. Copy held by Graham and Morton in Stirling. They also have portrait of him by Bohemian master [Andrušek], painted while he played Beethoven's Opus 111; it should be in Lamond Collection. Would be happy to read Farmer's biography of him and send it to German critics.
Address on verso.
Physical Description: 2p. 30 cm. 80 pf. And 25 Pf. Postage stamps.
In bound vol.
Access: Normal conditions
Language: English
Material Type: Letter
Accession Number: 4629
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Irene Triesch Lamond 1877-1964
Austrian actress.
recipient: Henry George Farmer 1882-1965
Musician and historian.
subject: Andrušek
Czech artist.
subject: Ludvig van Beethoven 1770-1827
subject: Graham & Morton
Furniture storers, Stirling.
subject: Frederic Archibald Lamond 1868-1948
Concert pianist and composer.
subject: Irene Lamond fl 1930-1958
Translator, Wiesbaden, 1958.
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