Scope and Contents
Autograph manuscript letter, signed, from Bizet to the music engraver Baudon. The letter discusses printed proofs and other work at different stages of the engraving process.
Language of Materials
Material in French.
Conditions Governing Access
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 Bernard Quaritch (Sotheby's London sale, 2001 December 7, lot 24) on the Edwin J. Beinecke Book Fund, 2002.
Former call number: Uncat MS Vault File
Part of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Repository
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