Paris: Enoch Frères & Costallat [PN E. F. & C. 487], .
Large octavo. Quarter red morocco with blind-tooled textured red cloth boards, raised bands on spine in decorative compartments gilt, titling gilt, marbled endpapers. 1f. (recto title illustrated by E. Buval printed in sepia, verso blank), 1f. (recto notes on first performance and named cast list, verso blank), 1f. (recto contents, verso blank), 193, [i] (blank) pp.
Named cast includes Maugé, Luco, SImon-Max, E. Montaubry, Bartel, Noirot, Guy, Speck, Simon-Girard, Dharville, Réval, Bouteiller, Dorsay, Claudia, Grella, Forty, and Héléna.
Binding slightly worn, rubbed and bumped; hinges split. Title trimmed, slightly affecting text at lower margin.
Le Beau Nicolas was first performed in Paris at the Théâtre des Folies-Dramatiques on October 8, 1880.
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.
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