The Mapleson Memoirs: The Career of an Operatic Impressario 1858-1888
Rosenthal, Harold (ed.)
Price: 16.50 USD
NY: Appleton-Century-, 1966. First edition. Cloth, 346 ps. with index, biographical index. Memoirs of Victorian-era operatic manager and impressario J.H. "Colonel" Mapleson. Originally published in 1888, the memiors trace the carrer of the man who not only directed the destinies of Her Majesty's and Drury Lane theatres but also took his own opera company on coast-to-coast tours of the U.S. Fine in bright, crisp dust jacket. First.