Paris: A. Durand & Fils, . Quarto. Grey boards with original publisher's light green wrapper laid down to upper. 1f. (title), 1f. (dedication), 1f. (notes on first performance and named cast list), 1f. (index), 236 pp.
Named cast includes de Potter, Riddez, Rothier, Swartz, Fisher, Brozia, Amsden, Kaplick, de Courcy, Maubourg, Claessens, and Martini.
Boards slightly worn. Gutters of several leaves reinforced; other minor defects.
Le Forêt Bleue was first performed in Geneva at the Opéra on January 7, 1913; the first American performance was scheduled to take place in December of 1911 in Boston.
"Aubert wrote songs and piano music as well as several ballets and incidental music but left only one opera, La forêt bleue, a fairy-tale piece with a happy ending which engagingly depicts Pérrault’s original characters." Richard Langham Smith in Grove Music Online. Item #28519
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