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Letter from Ranald Newson, aspiring poet, (RAF Finningley, Yorkshire), to Siegfried Sassoon, 1941-1949 (1940s)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8889/1/36

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Long letter in red ink ''the colour of blood'', mentioning Siegfried Sassoon's initial encouragement then neglect of Ranald Newson, his twenty books and unpublished music, expects to die soon, sends final book [''Bombs were dropped'', 1941?, CCC.39.39], gesture of salute and farewell.


  • Creation: 1941-1949 (1940s)


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