Smetana, Bedrich (1824-1884)
The Bartered Bride, "Prodana nevesta". [piano/vocal score] Prague, 1944. Oblong folio. 58 pp. of facsimile + 23 pp. commentary in Czech. Three-quarter leather, gold-stamped spine with raised bands. Fine (corners & spine tips slightly rubbed).
Extensive sketches for the piano/vocal score. The lengthy commentary includes analysis of each scene with incipits.