Paris: Choudens [PN A. C. 10723], 1898. Large octavo. Quarter dark blue calf with blue cloth boards blind-tooled at corners, spine with raised bands in ruled compartments, titling gilt. 1f. (recto title, verso blank), 1f. (recto dedication, verso blank), 1f. (recto notes on first performance, named cast list, and contents, verso blank), 4ff. (blank graph paper), 228 pp.
Named cast includes Paul Fugère, Edwy, Lucien Noël, Dekernel, Paul Bert, Alice Favier, Deberio, Largini, Bernard, and Jaltier.
Endpapers browned. Uniform light browning throughout.
Le Maréchal Chaudron was first performed in Paris at the Théatre de la Gaité on April 17, 1898.
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 #29489
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