New York: G. Schirmer [PN 14047], 1898. Large octavo. Full dark green cloth with titling and decoration gilt to upper board, titling gilt to spine. 1f. (recto title within decorative border, verso blank), iii-vi (notes on first performance, named cast list, and introduction), vii (contents), [i] (blank), 240 pp.
Named cast list includes Cosselli, Tacchinardi-Persiani, Duprez, Giacchini, Porto, Zappucci, and Rossi.
Binding worn, stained, and shaken. Some signatures split; former owner's signature "Edith Thomas Fordham" in black ink dated October 1910 to front endpaper; minor dampstaining to lower and outer edges of first two leaves.
First performed in Naples at the Teatro Fondo on September 26, 1835, in London in 1838, Paris in 1839, New York in English at the Park Theatre in 1843 and in Italian in 1849. Item #30260
Price: $10.00 other currencies