Einzig rechtmässige mit der Handschrift des Componisten gleichlautende Original-Ausgabe.
First ed.; with the original German text; engraved.
Collation: frontispiece (portrait of the composer, with a facsimile of an autograph musical quotation from the opera, signed): p. ; t.p.: p. ; table of contents: p. 1 (2nd group); "Anmerkung" by F.W. Jähns (dated 1849): p.  (2nd group); music: p. 3-262.
Inscription: Presented to Library of 'Manuscript Society' by Mrs. Eugene Thayer, April 1899.
From the library of Eugene Thayer, with his name and the date "Mar. 1865" on p.  of cover.
Kind, Friedrich, 1768-1843, librettist.
Thayer, Eugene, 1838-1889, former owner.