The Metropolitan Opera Guide by Mary Ellis Peltz and Robert Lawrence (1941) hardcover book

$25.99

Mary Ellis Peltz and Robert Lawrence - The Metropolitan Opera Guide: The Standard Repertory of the Metropolitan Opera Association, Inc., as selected by Edward Johnson, General Manager, Illustrated by Alexandre Serebriakoff

New York: The Modern Library, April 1941. Third edition (first published in 1939). Hardcover. 8vo. Modern Library Giant G48. Illustated. Black top-stain. Red boards with black bands and gold lettering at spine. 512pp., including the index. Fair condition. Fragile front hinge. Creasing, toning, scratching, rubbing, smudging, and areas of discoloration to the inner boards, endpapers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge. The dust jacket is in fair condition. The original price (on the inner dust jacket flap) has been covered with a previous bookstore’s price sticker (see photos). Edge-wear. Creasing, toning, scratching, rubbing, smudging, and areas of discoloration to the periphery of the dust jacket. Chipping at upper spine. Rubbing to the lower spine (see photos). Chipping and fading to the dust jacket spine.

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