Imperfect copy, lacking the title page, of the libretto of ‘La Traviata’ by Verdi (Paris, 1865). Edit




  • 1865, late 19th century. (Creation)


  • 40 Leaves (Whole)



  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The copy contains two printed summaries of the plot tipped in at the front (folios i-ii) and numerous stage directions written on leaves tipped in throughout the volume and in the margins of the printed pages, as well as alterations to the text, for an unidentified apparently late nineteenth-century French production.

    The volume is signed by Ernest Marchand (deleted) and Francois Runaio on the upper cover which is inscribed 'Travrata mise en Scène n[o]. 2', and by Marchand on page 3 of the printed text.

  • Bibliography

    A full description of the printed work cited here may be available in the Library's printed book catalogue.

  • Arrangement

    ii (printed) + 17 folios, dispersed through 41 printed pages.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Bought, 1967.