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"Hérodiade", c1911

 Part of Collection — Box: 19

Scope and Contents

Draft of an essay by Massenet, revised, signed, describing creation of the opera, published in L'écho de Paris, 1912. A revised version of the essay was published in Massenet's Mes souvenirs (Paris: P. Lafitte, c1912).

Date from copyright annotation.

Bound by a former owner.


  • c1911


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

In English.

Physical Description

1 item (11 leaves) ; 32 cm., bound in volume, 38 cm.

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

The materials are open for research.

Folders 1-12: Restricted fragile material. Reference surrogates have been substituted in the main files. For further information consult the appropriate curator.

Oversize Folder 90 (Record album storage): Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Autographes on the Edwin J. Beinecke Book Fund.


Former group number: 1 MASSENET, JULES

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