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Collection Level Description: Papers of Eric Walter White

Reference: MSS. Eng. lett. c. 413-17; Eng. misc. c. 638-51
Title: Papers of Eric Walter White
Dates of Creation: [1890?]-1974
Extent: 19 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Eric Walter White (1905-85) was a music critic and poet.

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers of Eric Walter White relating to his books, Sacrifice to Apollo (London, 1930), Stravinsky, a Critical Study (London, 1947), and Stravinsky the Composer and His Works (London, 1966).

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by E.W. White in 1976.

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Stravinsky | Igor Fyodorovich | 1882-1971 | Russian Composer

White | Eric Walter | 1905-1985 | Music Critic and Poet

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