London: Chappell [PN 21576], 1902. Quarto. Flexible tan cloth with titling gilt to upper. 1f. (recto title, verso printer's device), 1f. (recto cast list, verso contents), 144 pp.
Composer's facsimile signature handstamp to title. Occasional performance annotations in pencil.
Binding worn; former owner's signature in pencil to verso of upper; sketches in pencil to verso of rear free endpaper. Slightly worn and creased; music seller's handstamp to lower margin of title.
Rubens wrote broad, striking melodies, rivalling Monckton as the most talented of Edwardian musical comedy composers. Item #27764
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