Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel [PN 7069], . Folio. Contemporary green half leather with matching green textured cloth boards with titling and date "11 July 1849" within gilt rules to upper. 1f. (title), -4 (text), 3-133, [i] (blank) pp. Title lithographed, text typeset, music engraved.
Enumeration of all pages with alto solo entrances in pencil to first page of text; alto solo entrances in score marked in pencil throughout.
Binding slightly worn, rubbed and bumped. Slightly foxed and browned; upper edges dampstained throughout, more heavily to first and last leaves; publisher's handstamp to foot of title.
First Edition. Hofmann p. 115. McCorkle pp. 223-24. Hoboken 15, 93 (with original wrappers).
This score was evidently used by a person who sang the alto solo part.
The text was translated from the English original by Emil Flechsig (1808-1878); Schumann made significant alterations. Item #24800
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