Frankfurt a/m: A. Fischer [PNs 214, 216, 226], [ca. 1825]. Oblong folio. Quarter contemporary brown calf with grey boards. 1f. (title),  (cast list and table of contents), 2-103, [i] (blank) pp. Lithographed. Text in German.
Contemporary printed label "Musicalien - Leihe - Bibliothek von J.E. Müller" with manuscript shelfmark 4548 laid down to upper board. Müller's handstamp and additional manuscript shelfmark to title.
Binding worn and bumped; spine reinforced with dark brown tape. Slightly worn; binder's holes to inner margins. A very good copy overall.
First German Edition. Scarce. Schneider p. 96. OCLC nos. 21803028, 741021913.
Le concert à la cour, to a libretto by Scribe and Mélesville, was first performed at the Opéra-Comique (Feydeau) in Paris on May 5, 1824.
Auber "composed mostly opéras comiques, and was the foremost representative of this genre in 19th-century France." Herbert Schneider in Grove Music Online. Item #26583
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