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Letters to Hester Sassoon from Siegfried Sassoon, 1957-1966

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9877/1/6/1

Scope and Contents

Sassoon Sassoon married Hester Gatty (1906-1973) in 1933 and had a son, George. After some years, Hester took up residency on the island of Mull, with occasional visits to Siegfried at Heytesbury House, Wiltshire. These letters post-date their separation. Some are illustrated by Sassoon.


  • Creation: 1957-1966


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8 item(s) (8 items in 1 folder)

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