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Hedli Anderson: Collection of MS music

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8959

Scope and Contents

The collection includes material for The cruel wars, for which poems were set to music by Humphrey Searle, William Alwyn, Elisabeth Lutyens, Matyas Seiber, Joseph Horovitz, and others.


  • Creation: 1940-1960 (Circa)


Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


3 archive box(es) (3 boxes)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased in 1993

Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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