Complete in five elephant folio volumes; bound in red cloth with elaborate gilt decorations and a white leather onlay with Verdi's monogram. in cloth djs. GENERAL HARRISON GRAY OTIS's copies. special copy.Ten operas are analyzed per volume. full page plates are printed in color & monochrome. Bookseller Inventory # mus 2/26
Title: The Great Operas: the Romantic Legends which...
Book Description London-Paris-Berlin-Philadelphia: The Societe Universelle Lyrique. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Five elephant folio volumes in burgundy-colored full leather bindings. All edges gilt. Many full page plates are printed in two states (color & monochrome); plus smaller tinted illustrations in text. Sumptuously produced. Published circa 1895-1900. Ten operas are analyzed per volume. Condition: some scuffing & peeling to some of the leather bindings; very good, internally near fine. Seller Inventory # 203609