London: Novello and Company, [ca. 1910]. Large octavo. Full red cloth with decorative blindstamping and titling gilt to upper and spine. 1f. (recto title, verso colophon ), 1f. (recto cast list and scene description, verso editor's note), 240 pp., 1f. (recto index, verso printer's device), 5ff. (publisher's catalogue). Text in English and French.
Binding slightly worn, rubbed and bumped; front free endpaper lacking; rear endpapers browned; hinges split; former owner's signature to front pastedown, one crossed out in black ink. Title browned; other minor defects.
Auber "composed mostly opéras comiques, and was the foremost representative of this genre in 19th-century France." Herbert Schneider in Grove Music Online. Item #29293
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