Paris: Enoch Père & Fils [PN E. P. & F. 169], . Large octavo. Quarter textured red cloth with marbled boards, titling gilt to spine. 1f. (recto illustrated title, verso blank), 1f. (recto notes on first performance, named cast list, and contents, verso blank), 246 pp. Lithographed.
Named cast includes Prelly, Berthe Stuart, Gélabert, Vallot, Vernet-Lafleur, Milher, Ernest Vois, Simon-Max, Meagé, Speck, and Jeault.
Binding slightly worn, rubbed, and bumped. Endpapers browned, with former owner's signature dated 1896 to upper margin of free front endpaper; annotation to upper margin of cast leaf; minor offsetting.
First Edition, second issue.
Jeanne Jeannette & Jeanneton was first performed in Paris at the Théâtre des Folies-Dramatiques on October 27, 1876.
Lacome composed operettas, songs, orchestral and chamber music and piano pieces. "[He] was a close friend of Chabrier, whose high opinion of him is evident from his letters." Andrew Lamb in Grove Music Online. Item #29289
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