Cheshire Opera Enterprises

Librettos, scores, parts, recordings and play scripts

Cheshire Opera Enterprises provides librettos, scores, parts, books, scripts and recordings from  British and Irish opera of the Victorian era and twentieth-century musical and spoken theatre.


Prices quoted do not include postage & packing.  For further details, please contact:-

 Raymond J. Walker, 6 Lindow Fold, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 6DT, UK,    

Tel: +44 (0)1625 530030    Email:



Twentieth Century Musical and Spoken Theatre



Single copies, available until sold :-

         Contrabandista  (1869)  Sullivan & Burnand                £4.50

         Ivanhoe  (1891)  Sullivan  (Chappell)                           £4.00

         Haddon Hall  (1892)  Sullivan & Grundy                      £4.50

         The Geisha (1896)  Jones & Greenbank/Hall  (Littler)   £4.00

         Merrie England (1902)  German                                £3+4.00

         Country Girl  (1902)  Monckton & Ross  (Dance)        £4.00

         Tom Jones  (1907)  German  –soiled                         £3.00

         The Quaker Girl (1910)   Monckton & Ross/Greenbank   (APR)   £4.50

         The Lilac Domino (1911/38)  Cuvillier & Maltby  (French)            £4.00

         Hong Kong  (1925) Jessop & Maclaurin  (Chappell)                      £4.50

         The Desert Song (1927)  Romberg & Harbach/Hammerstein (French)      £4.00

         The Vagabond King (1927)  Friml & Post/Hooker   £4.00

         Wild Violets (1937) Stolz & Carter  (Chappell)         £4.00

         Waltzes from Vienna  (1938) Strauss & Carter  (Chappell)  £4.50

         Oklahoma (1942)  Rogers & Hammerstein  (Williamson)    £4.00

         Carousel (1945)  Rogers & Hammerstein  (IMP)                £4.00

         Brigadoon (1947) Lerner & Loewe (Chappell)                    £4.00

         The King and I  (1951) Rogers & Hammerstein (Williamson) £4.00

         Teahouse of the August Moon  (1954)  Patrick  (Williamson)     £4.00

         Salad Days (1954) Slade & Reynolds  (French)        £5.00

         Free As Air (1957) Slade & Reynolds  (French)        £5.00

         Flower Drum Song  (1959) Rogers & Hammerstein (Williamson) £4.00

         Die Fledermaus (1959)  Strauss                            £5.00

         Follow that Girl (1960)  Slade & Reynolds (French)  £4.00

         Camelot  (1961)  Lerner & Loewe  (Chappell)            £4.00

         Jorrocks  (1966)  Heneker  (Chappell)                      £4.00

         La Vie Parisienne (1968)  Offenbach & Park           £5.00


Play Scripts

£2.50 to £4 depending on condition.  * - West End programme available @ £1.


Peter Coke (French);  Breath of Spring  –mint                                                 

Noel Coward (French); Relative Values  –mint

                               *Present Laughter

Daphne Du Maurier (French);  Rebecca  –mint

Du Garde Peach & Ian Hay (French); 

                               The Sport of Kings –soiled cover    

                               The White Sheep of the Family  –mint

Douglas Home (French); Aunt Edwina  –mint

                               *Betzi   –mint                       

                               *The Chiltern Hundreds 

                               *The Dame of Sark  –mint

                               A Friend Indeed   –mint

                               The Lord's Lieutenant  –mint           

                               *The Kingfisher  –mint, small format

                               The Manor of Northstead                 

                               The Reluctant Peer  –cover slightly soiled

                               The Reluctant Debutant  –mint        

                               The Secretary Bird  –mint

Kenneth Horne (ETG); And this was Odd –cued for lighting

Helen Jerome  (French);  Pride & Prejudice  –mint

Joseph Kesselring (ETG): Arsenic and Old Lace

Anthony Kimmins  (French);  The Amorous Prawn

Esther McCracken (French);  Quiet Weekend

Margaret Macnamara (French);  I Have Five Daughters

Ronald Millar (French);  The More the Merrier

Eden & Adelaine Phillpotts (French);  Devonshire Cream  –faded cover

                               The Farmer's Wife                             

                               Yellow Sands  –mint

Arthur Pinero (French);  Trelawny of the 'Wells'  –mint

J B Priestley (French);  *When We are Married  –mint

Terence Rattigan (French);  French Without Tears      The Winslow Boy  –mint

George Ross & Campbell Singer (French); Difference of Opinion  –mint

Talbot Rothwell  (ETG); Queen Elizabeth Slept Here

Dodie Smith (French);  Dear Octopus  – includes photographs from the West End production

                               Call It a Day

                                I Capture the Castle

Tom Stoppard (French);  Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead  –mint

Lesley Storm (French);  *Roar Like a Dove  –mint

Basil Thomas (Evans);  Book of the Month

Hugh & Margaret Williams (Evans);  *The Grass is Greener   – cover slightly soiled

                               Double Yolk  mint

                               The Happy Man   – mint

                               His, Hers and Theirs   – mint      

                               The Irregular Verb to Love 

                               Let's All Go Down the Strand          

                               Past Imperfect

                               Plaintiff in a Pretty Hat  –mint


Librettos, scores, recordings, etc from British and Irish Victorian opera can be found here.



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