Carmen Opera in Four Acts... Words by H. Meilhac and L. Halévy Adapted from the Novel by Prosper Mérimée English Version by Dr. Th. Baker... G. Schirmer's Collection of Operas. [Piano-vocal score]. Georges BIZET.
Carmen Opera in Four Acts... Words by H. Meilhac and L. Halévy Adapted from the Novel by Prosper Mérimée English Version by Dr. Th. Baker... G. Schirmer's Collection of Operas. [Piano-vocal score].

Carmen Opera in Four Acts... Words by H. Meilhac and L. Halévy Adapted from the Novel by Prosper Mérimée English Version by Dr. Th. Baker... G. Schirmer's Collection of Operas. [Piano-vocal score].

New York: G. Schirmer [PN 12117], 1895. Large octavo. Original publisher's full dark green cloth gilt. 1f. (recto blank, verso portrait of composer), 1f. (recto title within decorative border, verso blank), [iii] (recto notes on first performance, named cast list, and story), [i] (contents), 391, [i] (blank) pp.

Named cast for first performance in Paris in 1875 includes Lhérie, Bouhy, Dufriche, Duvernoy, Nathan, Galli-Marié, Chapuy, Ducasse, and Chevalier.

Binding slightly bumped. Former owner's signature "Doris Helena Allbee" to upper margin of free front endpaper dated June 16, 1922; occasional annotations in pencil.

In four acts to a libretto by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy after Prosper Mérimée’s novel, Carmen was first performed in Paris at the Opéra-Comique (Salle Favart) on March 3, 1875. Item #29438

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