Berlioz, Hector (1803-1869)

La Mort d'Orphée: Monologue et Bacchanale

Bibliothèque Nationale: Paris, 1930. first edition: first publication of this work in any form. Folio. 80 facsimile pp. Green wrappers. Wrappers chipped on edges and spine, otherwise excellent.
Composed in 1827, this facsimile of the manuscript is indeed the first appearance in print of La Mort d'Orphée.