Bound first with seven other pieces of sheet music. Ms. list of the contents on the cover, dated 24/6/18. Cover note: For Empire and Commonwealth to the King and nation. Signature: Elvie Darvall Williams.
Opera in 3 acts. ; "... an unabridged and unaltered republication of an edition originally published by C.F. Peters, n.d. [ca. 1910]. In the present edition the introductory matter also appears in a specially new English translation" -- Verso t.p
First performed April 9th, 1834, at Paris Conservatoire under the direction of Narcisse Guard. ; Caption titles: Ouverture König Lear and Overture King Lear. ; Based on Shakespeare's King Lear. ; Pl. no. : E. E. 3719