Paris: Choudens [PN A. C. 8911], [ca. 1899]. Large octavo. Full flexible black leather boards with initials "H. V." gilt to upper, titling gilt to spine; marbled endpapers. 1f. (recto title, verso blank), [i] (dedication), [ii] (notes on first performance, named cast list, and contents), [i] (blank), 224 pp.
Named cast includes M. Martini, Mary Lebey, Cossira, H. Seguin, Soulacroix, and Delaquirrière.
Binding slightly worn, rubbed, and bumped; several tears to spine repaired, small portion of tail lacking. Lightly browned; some signatures separated; "R" to blank lower outer corner of title.
First Edition, second issue.
First performed in Paris at the Théâtre Lyrique de la Renaissance on May 30, 1899 under the direction of Milliaud Frères. Item #29324
Price: $45.00 other currencies