Paris: Enoch & Co. . Large octavo. Original publisher's pictorial wrappers by Michel printed in gray, black and brown. 1f. (half-title with copyright notice to verso), 1f. (decorative title printed in sepia and gray), 1f. (table of contents), i-iv (preface), [1-4], 5-150 pp. music.
With 15 full-page lithographic illustrations by Steinlein, Veber, Jeanniot, Grün, Bac, Dufau, de Scévola, Métivet, Truchet, Péan, Wély, Burret, Auriol, de Feure, and Balluriau.
Decorative printer's imprint to penultimate page: "Des presses de Eugène Verneau Imprimeur Lithographe 108 Rue de la Folie Mèricourt Paris MDCCCCI."
Wrappers considerably worn and soiled, with some loss; portion with inscription dated January 1, 1902 to upper inner corner torn away. Slightly worn and foxed; many signatures loose or detached; several leaves creased; publisher's handstamp to lower margin of title.
Delmet was a French composer of sentimental songs and ballads which were often sung at café concerts and, later, the cabaret from the 1890s to the 1930s. Item #23056
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